ADVENTURE
Title Index Movie Release Year Genre Plot
01 - James Bond 007 Dr. No 172 1962 Action; Thriller <i>The first James Bond film adventure!</i><br><br> An agent of the British Secret Service, James Bond (007), is sent out to the West Indies in order to find out why another of his number was killed. His arrival is not welcomed by everyone, but it is not long before he is on the trail of the killer. The trail leads to a secretive scientist, Dr. No, but the discovery has wider implications…
02 - James Bond 007 From Russia With Love 173 1963 Action; Thriller Sean Connery returns as James Bond in this thrill-a-minute adventure with blistering action, romance and high-tech gadgetry. Boasting remarkable villains and exotic locales, it's a pulse-pounding experience that many fans consider to be the greatest Bond film of all. The evil organization SPECTRE has hatched a plan to steal a decoder that will access Russian state secrets and irrevocably unbalance the world order. It is up to James Bond to seize the device first, but he must confront enemies that include Red Grant (Shaw) and the ruthless Rosa Kleb (Lenyal), a former KGB agent with poison-tipped shoes. Even as Bond romances a stunning Soviet defector (Bianchi), he realizes he is being lured into a deadly trap, and he will need all of his courage, abilities and cutting-edge technology to triumph over the forces that seed to destroy him. Dazzling highlights include a riveting helicopter attack, a gypsy camp gun battle and a bone-crushing brawl aboard the Orient Express. From the streets of Istanbul to the canals of Venice, From Russia With Love delivers slam-bang thrills laced with the humor and sex appeal of Agent 007 himself.
10 - James Bond 007 The Spy Who Loved Me 181 1977 Action; Thriller Nobody does it better than Bond, and he prooves it in this exlosely entretaining action-adventure!<BR> When a massive underwater craft abducts British and Russian submarines, global tensions reach the brink of war. To find the true culprit, 007 joins forces with beautiful Russian agent Anya Amasova to track down Karl Stromberg, a powerful shiping magnate who's impletmenting a horrific scheme for world domination. Bond struggles to fail the plot...but Stromberg has pitted him against a most lethal adversary: Jaws, a seemingly indestructable steel-toothed giant!<BR< From the Egyptian pyrimids to the ocean flor to a mountaintop ski chase that builds to one of the most amazing stunt sequences ever filmed, The Spy Who Loved Me is a relentlessly exciting action spectacular with romance, humor and nail-biting suspense.
11 - James Bond 007 Moonraker 182 1979 Action; Thriller Agent 007 blasts into orbit in this pulse-pounding adventure! When a U.S. space shuttle is stolen in a midair abduction, only Bond can find the evil genius responsible. The clues point to billionare Hugo Drax and as Bond races agianst time to stop Drax's evil plot, he joins forces with Dr. Holly Goodhead,a NASA scientist who is as beautiful as she is brilliant. And 007 needs all the help he can get, for Drax's henchman is none other than Bond's old nemisis Jaws, the indestructable steel-toothed giant. Their adventure leads all the way to a gigantic orbiting space station, where the stage is set for an epic battle for the fate of all mankind.
12 - James Bond 007 For Your Eyes Only 183 1981 Action; Thriller When a British ship is sunk in foreign waters, the world’s superpowers begin a feverish race to find its cargo: a nuclear submarine control system. And 007 (Roger Moore) is thrust into one of his most riveting adventures as he rushes to join the search…and prevent global devastation!
15 - James Bond 007 The Living Daylights 186 1987 Action; Thriller Timothy Dalton is suave and lethal as superagent James Bond in this turbo-charged action/adventure that pulls out all the stops for excitement. Armed with a gadget-laden Aston Martin and his license to kill, Agent 007 must stop a terrifying weapons conspiracy that may be linked to the Soviet military high command!
16 - James Bond 007 Licence To Kill 187 1989 Action; Thriller James Bond (Timothy Dalton) takes on his most daring adventure ever when he turns renegade and goes head to head with one of the international drug cartel's most brutal and powerful leaders. This time, he's fighting not for country, not for justice…but for revenge!
17 - James Bond 007 GoldenEye 188 1995 Action; Thriller Pierce Brosnan ignites the screen in his first adventure as the unstoppable James Bond. When a powerful satellite system falls into the hands of a former ally turned enemy, only 007 can save the world from an awesome space weapon that - in one short pulse - could destroy the earth!<br><br>
18 - James Bond 007 Tomorrow Never Dies 189 1997 Action; Thriller <i>Yesterday is a memory, today is history, tomorrow is in the hands of one man: Bond...You know the rest!</i><br><br> Pierce Brosnan leaps into action as Agent 007 in this spectacular thrill ride of death-defying stunts and amazing high-tech gadgetry. In the most electrifying Bond film yet, the unstoppable action hero must prevent a tremendous global disaster ripped from tomorrows headlines.<BR> Boasting stunning special effects, powerhouse action sequences- including a wild motorcycle pursuit through (and over!) Saigon- and exceptional performances by Jonathon Pryce, Teri Hatcher and international martial arts star Michelle Yeoh, Tomorrow Never Dies is a thrilling action-adventure "that roars from start to finish with the throttle wide open"
19 - James Bond 007 The World Is Not Enough 190 1999 Action; Thriller When the suave Agent 007 (Pierce Brosnan) is assigned to protect a beautiful oil heiress (Sophie Marceau), he is catapulted into a passionate, adrenaline-charged adventure that pits him against one of his most deadly adversaries: Renard (Robert Carlyle), a ruthless anarchist whose total imperviousness to pain makes him a virtually unstoppable enemy. The unrelenting suspense, breathtaking action and sly wit never let up in this explosively entertaining thriller.
20,000 Leagues Under The Sea 343 1954 Adventure; Sci-Fi <i>Based on Jules Verne's Book - A Timeless Sci-Fi Adventure</i><br><br> For the first time ever, you can enjoy this timeless classic in a Special Edition DVD. Fully restored to look and sound as it was originally intended, it also features hours of exclusive bonus materials your entire family will enjoy again and again. <BR><BR> Climb aboard the <i>Nautilus</i>...and into a strange undersea world of spellbinding adventure! Kirk Douglas, Paul Lukas and Peter Lorre star as shipwrecked survivors taken captive by the mysterious Captain Nemo, brilliantly portrayed by James Mason. Wavering between genius and madness, Nemo has launched a deadly crusade across the seven seas. But can the captive crew expose his evil plan before he destroys the world? <BR><BR> Disney's brilliant Academy Award-winning adaptation of Jules Verne's gripping tale makes <i>20,000 Leagues Under the Sea</i> a truly mesmerizing masterpiece!
2001: A Space Odyssey 432 1968 Adventure; Sci-Fi Mankind finds a mysterious, obviously artificial, artifact buried on the moon and, with the intelligent computer HAL, sets off on a quest.
2010 1399 1984 Mystery; Sci-Fi; Thriller; Adventure A new time, a new odyssey, a new chance to confront the enigmas arising from the daring Jupiter mission of the year 2001. Crew members aboard the Leonov are on course to rendezvous with the sill-orbiting Discovery. What they don't know is that they are equally on course for an uncharted realm of human destiny. And that their fate will rest on the silicon shoulders of the computer they reawaken, HAL-9000.<br><br> In this awesome film based on Arthur C. Clarke's sequel novel to <I>2001: A Space Odyssey</I>, filmmaker Peter Hyams (<I>Capricorn One, Outland</I>) crafts an absorbing spellbinder that builds on its landmark movie predecessor yet is captivating in its own right. The year is 2010. Time to discover we are not alone.
6th Day, The 359 2000 Action; Adventure; Sci-Fi This title has been discontinued and replaced by a special edition Superstar Arnold Schwarzenegger is Adam, an ace pilot in the very near future who is having a serious identity crisis. An evil corporation illegally cloned him, and now they're trying to kill him to hide the evidence. Torn from his beloved family and faced with a shocking exact duplicate of himself, Adam races against time to reclaim his life and save the world from the underground cloning movement.<br><br> From the director of <I>Tomorrow Never Dies</I>, <I>The 6th Day</I> also stars powerhouse actors Robert Duvall (<I>Gone In 60 Seconds, Deep Impact</I>) and Michael Rapaport (<I>Deep Blue Sea, Cop Land</I>). Prepare for a high-tech sci-fi blast with twice the Arnold and twice the action!
7 Mummies 1200 2005 Action; Adventure; Horror; Thriller; Western <i>Greed Never Dies</i><br /><br /> Coming soon!
Abyss, The 705 1993 Action; Adventure; Sci-Fi; Thriller; Drama <i>"Heart stopping…white knuckle…deep sea thrills." - David Ansen, Newsweek</i><br><br> In this thrilling, underwater action adventure from writer-director James Cameron (<I>Titanic, Terminator 2: Judgement Day, Aliens</I>), a civilian oil rig crew is recruited to conduct a search-and-rescue effort when a nuclear submarine mysteriously sinks. One diver (Ed Harris) soon finds himself on a spectacular odyssey over 25,000 feet below the ocean's surface, where he confronts a mysterious force that has the power to change the world or destroy it.
Accidental Spy 476 2001 Comedy <i>Ordinary Guy, Extraordinary Spy!</i><br /><br /> Coming right of the explosive success of <I>Rush Hour</I> and <I>Shanghai Noon</I>… action superstar Jackie Chan now delivers even more big-screen thrills! This time, Jackie Chan rises to the occasion in a fun filled story about an ordinary guy about to kick into an action packed adventure! Jackie plays a bored and unsuccessful salesman who never thought his life would amount to anything. All that changes one day when he becomes an instant here by foiling an attempted bank robbery! But this newfound fame uncovers an even bigger surprise: Jackie is actually the latest in a long line of professional spies! Then, as he travels to Turkey to meet the father he's never known, Jackie becomes entangled in a web of mystery and deceit that only he can unravel! Hilarious and endlessly thrilling, <I>The Accidental Spy</I> delivers everything you expect from big screen favorite Jackie Chan!
Ace Ventura When Nature Calls 380 1995 Comedy <i>New Animals. New Adventures. Same Hair</i><br><br> Africa's the place and Ace is on the case, setting out to rescue an animal he loathes-a bat! Jim Carrey returns as Ace, the alligator-wrasslin', elephant-calling, monkeyshining, loogie-launching, disguise-mastering pet detective. If you're ready to laugh like a pack of hyenas, if you want more fun than an industrial-sized barrel of monkeys, you know what to do. Heed the call.
Æon Flux 1137 2005 Action; Adventure; Sci-Fi; Thriller Aeon Flux is a mysterious assassin working for the Monicans, a group of rebels trying to overthrow the government. When she is a sent on a mission to kill the "chairman" a whole new mystery is found.
After The Sunset (Widescreen) 713 2004 Crime; Thriller; Action; Adventure; Comedy Two master thieves, Max Burdett (Pierce Brosnan) and his beautiful accomplice Lola, (Salma Hayek) have escaped to the Bahamas to relax and enjoy their hard-earned riches. But Stan (Woody Harrelson), the FBI agent trailing Max, refuses to believe that his nemesis is calling it quits. He suspects Max and Lola of plotting to steal the last Napoleon diamond, coincidentally scheduled to arrive on the island as part of a cruise ship exhibition. While Lola is content settling into their new life of leisure, Max contemplates stealing the diamond. Now the question is, will he get back into the heist game - and will Stan finally catch him? <i>After the Sunset</i> is a high-stakes, action thrill ride with mile-a-minute twists that will leave you breathless!
Alien Vs. Predator (Fullscreen) 750 2004 Horror; Thriller; Action; Sci-Fi <i>With an alternate beginning never shown in theaters!</i><br><br> It may be our planet, but it's their war! The deadliest creatures from the scariest sci-fi movies ever made face off for the first time on film. The incredible adventure begins when the discovery of an ancient pyramid buried in Antarctica sends a team of scientists and adventurers to the frozen continent. There, they make an even more terrifying discovery: two alien races engaged in the ultimate battle. Whoever wins...we lose.
Alive (1993) 642 1993 Adventure; Drama <i>They were ordinary young men, driven to the very limits of human endurance.</i><br /><br /> Witness <I>Alive,</I> the thrilling true-life adventure of challenge and survival! In this action-packed hit, a team of tough rugby players survive a plane crash deep in the desolate, snow-covered Andes. Stranded there, they must overcome incredible odds to stay alive! See for yourself the unforgettable story of ordinary young men who find courage in the face of disaster and test the very limits of human endurance! It's an astonishing death-defying triumph that will both entertain you… and inspire you!
Almost Famous 17 2000 Adventure; Comedy; Drama Adored by critics and audiences nationwide, <I>Almost Famous</I> has been hailed as "the year's single most entertaining film!" (Roger Ebert, <I>Ebert & Roeper and the Movies</I>). Writer/Director Cameron Crowe takes you on a heartfelt journey into the world of rock and roll in this "delightful coming-of-age comedy" (David Ansen, <I>Newsweek</I>). It's the opportunity of a lifetime when teenage reporter William Miller lands an assignment from <I>Rolling Stone</I> magazine. Despite the objections of his protective mother, William hits the road with an up-and-coming rock band and finds there's a lot more to write home about than the music.<br><br> This "enormously engaging" (Jeffrey Lyons, <I>WNBC</I>) film boasts superb performances by Golden Globe winner Kate Hudson, Frances McDormand, Billy Crudup, Philip Seymour Hoffman and newcomer Patrick Fugit. Featuring a classic rock soundtrack with music from The Who and Elton John, <I>Almost Famous</I> is "an utter delight from the first frame to fade out" (Lou Lumenick, <I>New York Post</I>) and a must-see for every generation.
American Pie 2 8 2001 Comedy <i>Contains outrageous footage you couldn’t see in theaters!</i><br><br> Here's the pie you couldn't see in theaters! This special unrated edition of <I>American Pie 2</I> is the comedy hit you'll want to watch again and again!<br><br> The characters you love are back! One year after the prom-night misadventures immortalized in <I>American Pie</I>, the entire gang has reunited for the summer. Now, an innocent-looking beach house will be transformed into the ultimate party central. Five guys will discover the powerful bonds of friendship… and Super Glue. Five girls will explore the mysteries of love… and the Rule of Three. And from late-night band camp encounters to some very accommodating next-door neighbors, this will be one summer vacation none of them will ever forget!
Animal House 29 1978 Comedy <i>It was the Deltas against the rules... the rules lost!</i><br><br> This title has been put on moratorium by the Vendor. This version is no longer available, however a new special edition will be released in the future One of the most popular movie comedies of all time is also the film that made food fights an art form and John Belushi a star. This raunchy, screwball comedy offers a relentless spoof of 1960's college life by following the hilarious adventures of the Delta fraternity. There's nothing this motley collection of students won't do to get the best of Dean Wormer who secretly conspires to revoke Delta's charter. In addition to Belushi as the guitar bashing, beer can smashing, garbage eating Bluto Blutarsky, the outstanding cast includes head skirtchaser Tim Matheson, innocent Thomas Hulce and Stephen "Flounder" Furst, and Otis Day and the Knights with their show-stopping performance of "Shout."<br> Toga! Toga! Toga!
Apollo 13 908 1995 Adventure; Drama; History <i>"Houston, we have a problem."</i><br /><br /> Includes: <bR> Disc 1-Original version <br> Disc 2-IMAX version<bR><bR> Nominated for nine Academy Awards, including Best Picture, <i>Apollo 13</i>, is now available in an incredible 2-Disc Anniversary Edition with never-before-seen bonus materials. Produced by Academy Award winner Brian Grazer and directed by Oscar winner Ron Howard, <i>Apollo 13</i> stars Tom Hanks, Bill Paxton, Kevin Bacon, Gary Sinise and Ed Harris in the inspiring and riveting story of the real-life space flight that gripped a nation and changed the world.
Armageddon 627 1998 Action; Adventure; Sci-Fi <i>For Love. For Honor. For Mankind.</i><br /><br /> From the blockbuster-making team who produced and directed <i>Pearl Harbor</i> and <i>The Rock</i> (Jerry Bruckheimer and Michael Bay) comes the biggest movie of 1998 - <i>Armageddon</i>!<Br><Br> Starring the explosive talents of Bruce Willis (<i>Die Hard</i>), Academy Award®-winners Ben Affleck (<i>Good Will Hunting</i>) and Billy Bob Thornton (<i>Sling Blade</i>), Liv Tyler (<i>Inventing The Abbotts</i>), Steve Buscemi (<i>Con Air</i>), and Will Patton (<i>Inventing The Abbotts</i>), <i>Armageddon</i> is a meteor storm of action-adventure moviemaking that has you on the edge of your seat forgetting to breathe! <br><Br> When NASA's executive director, Dan Truman (Thornton), realizes the Earth has 18 days before it's obliterated by a meteor the size of Texas, he has only one option -- land a ragtag team of roughneck oil drillers on the asteroid and drop a nuclear warhead into its core. Spectacular special effects, laugh-out-loud humor, great characters, riveting storytelling, and heartfelt emotion make <i>Armageddon</i> an exhilarating thrill ride you'll want to experience like there's no tomorrow.
Army Of Darkness 1442 1992 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Fantasy; Horror <i>Trapped in time. Surrounded by evil. Low on gas.</i><br /><br /> Bound in human flesh, inked in blood - and amazingly hard to pronounce - and ancient "Necronomicon" (Book of the dead) unleashes unspeakable evil upon mankind in director Sam Raimi's outrageously hilarious sword and sorcery epic. Back to do battle with the hideous "Deadites," Bruce Campbell reprises his role from the Evil Dead series as Ash, the handsome, shotgun-toting, chainsaw-armed department store clerk from S-Mart's housewares division. Demonic forces time-warp him - and his '73 Oldsmobile - into England's Dark Ages, where he romances a beauty (Embeth Davidtz) and faces legions of undead beasts, including a ghastly army of skeletons. Can Ash save the living from the evil dead, rescue his girlfriend, and get back to his own time?
Around the World in 80 Days 454 2004 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Romance A bet pits a British inventor, a Chinese thief, and a French artist on a worldwide adventure that they can circle the globe in 80 days.
Austin Powers I - International Man Of Mystery 1417 1997 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Crime <i>If he were any cooler, he'd still be frozen, baby!</i><br /><br /> Frozen in the 60's, secret agent Austin Powers is thawed back into action to once again battle his arch-enemy Dr.Evil. With his sexy sidekick Ms. Kensington, Austin must stop Dr. Evil's outrageous plot to control the world. But first, this time-warped swinger must get hip quick and discover that there's no free love in the 90's.
Austin Powers II - The Spy Who Shagged Me 1418 1999 Action; Adventure; Comedy <i>"Blazingly Funny!" - Joel Siegel, Good Morning America</i><br /><br /> First he fought for the Crown, now he's fighting for the family jewels! Mike Myers returns as the world's grooviest superspy in his latest comedy-adventure!<br><br> Intent on world domination, diabolical genius Dr. Evil travels back to 1969 and steals Austin's mojo. Now Austin must return to the Swingin' Sixties, recover his mojo and stop his terminally square arch nemesis from liquidating the world. Together with fab CIA superchick Felicity Shagwell, Austin faces off against an army of outrageous villiams including a heinous henchman of tremedous girth and Mini-Me, Dr. Evil's deranged 1/8-sized clone.
Austin Powers III - Goldmember 1419 2002 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Music <i>"Extremely Funny!" -Stephen Hunter, The Washington Post</i><br /><br /> He's found his mojo, baby, and now Austin Powers (Mike Meyers, <I>Shrek</I>) strikes gold in his newest 24-karat shagadelic comedy-adventure!<Br><Br> The "shhhh!" hits the fan when Dr. Evil and Mini-Me escape from prison. Joining forces with the superfreaky <I>Goldmember</I>, they kidnap Austin's father, master spy Nigel Powers (Oscar® winner Michael Caine), in a dastardly time travel scheme to take over the world. Before you can say "Shake your booty," Austin cruises to 1075 and teams up with sexy Foxxy Cleopatra (Beyonce Knowles R&B group Destiny's Child) to stop Dr. Evil and Goldmember from their mischievous mayhem.
Aviator, The 821 2004 Adventure; Biography; Drama One of the 20th century's most compelling figures, Howard Hughes was a wily industrialist, glamorous movie producer and unstoppable American innovator - but he thought of himself first and foremost as an aviator. In this spectacular epic, director <b>Martin Scorsese</b> focuses on the most prolific period in the life of Hughes (played by Best Actor Golden Globe® Award winner Leonardo DiCaprio): the mid-1920's through the 1940's. It was a time of brilliant aeronautical invention, turbulent love affairs (including one with Katherine Hepburn, played by Cate Blanchett) and savage corporate battles. Prepare yourself for the ride of the lifetime of this billionaire, genius, madman.
Back To The Future - 3 movies 678 1985 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Drama; Fantasy <i>Experience the Complete Trilogy!</i><br /><br /> Presented by Steven Spielberg, directed by Oscar® winner Robert Zemeckis and starring time travelers Michael J. Fox and Christopher Lloyd, the phenomenally popular <I>Back To The Future</I> films literally changed the future of the adventure movie genre. Now, this unprecedented <I>Back To The Future</I> DVD Trilogy immerses you in all the breathtaking action, outrageous comedy and sheer moviemaking magic of one of the most brilliantly inventive, wildly entertaining motion picture triumphs in Hollywood history!
Barbarella 769 1968 Sci-Fi Barbarella is marked by the same audacity and originality, fantasy, humor, beauty and horror, cruelly and eroticism that make comic books such a favorite. The Setting is the planet Lythion in the year 40,000, when Barbarella makes a forced landing while traveling through space. She acts like a female James Bond, vanquishing evil in the forms of robots and monsters. She also rewards, in an uninhibited manner, the handsome men who assist her in the adventure. Whether she is wrestling with Black Guards, the evil Queen, or the Angel Pygar, she just can't seem to avoid losing at least part of her skin-tight space suit!
Batman 543 1989 Action; Adventure; Fantasy <b>Batman</b> (1989)<br> Two-Disc Special Edition<br> Jack Nicholson is the Joker, who emerged from a horrible accident as a maniacal criminal. Michael Keaton is the Caped Crusader, who emerged from a childhood trauma to become a masked crime fighter. Kim Basinger is Vicki Vale, the talented photojournalist desired by both men. And Batman is the movie, the all-out spectacular directed by Tim Burton, set to songs by Prince and a music score by Danny Elfman, and an Academy Award® winner for Best Art Direction/Set Decoration (Anton Furst and Peter Young).<br><br> <b>Batman Returns</b> (1992)<Br> Two-Disc Special Edition<br> Gotham City faces two monstrous criminal menaces: the bizarre, sinister Penguin (Danny DeVito) and the slinky, mysterious Catwoman (Michelle Pfeiffer). Can Batman (Michael Keaton) battle two formidable foes at once? Especially when one wants to be mayor and the other is romantically attracted to Bruce Wayne? Like the groundbreaking 1989 original, Batman Returns is directed by the wizardly Tim Burton. And like the first blockbuster, it’s a dazzling adventure that leaves you breathless. <br><br> <b>Batman Forever</b> (1995)<Br> Riddle me this, riddle me that, you'll find adventure on the wings of a bat! Brace for excitement as Batman (Val Kilmer), Two-Face (Tommy Lee Jones), the Riddler (Jim Carrey), Dr. Chase Meridian (Nicole Kidman) and Robin (Chris O'Donnell) star in the third formidable film in Warner Bros.' Batman series. Joel Schumacher directs and Tim Burton co-produces this thrill-ride of a movie that thunders along on Batmobile, Batwing, Batboat, Batsub and bold heroics. Hang on!<br><br> <b>Batman & Robin</b> (1997)<br> George Clooney plays the Dark Knight, facing his deadliest threat yet: cold-hearted Mr. Freeze (Arnold Schwarzenegger) and venomous Poison Ivy (Uma Thurman). Batman has more than Gotham City to protect: the youthful eagerness of crimefighting comrades Robin (Chris O'Donnell) and Batgirl (Alicia Silverstone) puts them frequently in harm's way. New very special effects include a wild sky-surfing sequence and Mr. Freeze's outrageous arsenal of ice-blasting weapons.
Batman & Robin 546 1997 Action; Adventure; Fantasy <b>Batman</b> (1989)<br> Two-Disc Special Edition<br> Jack Nicholson is the Joker, who emerged from a horrible accident as a maniacal criminal. Michael Keaton is the Caped Crusader, who emerged from a childhood trauma to become a masked crime fighter. Kim Basinger is Vicki Vale, the talented photojournalist desired by both men. And Batman is the movie, the all-out spectacular directed by Tim Burton, set to songs by Prince and a music score by Danny Elfman, and an Academy Award® winner for Best Art Direction/Set Decoration (Anton Furst and Peter Young).<br><br> <b>Batman Returns</b> (1992)<Br> Two-Disc Special Edition<br> Gotham City faces two monstrous criminal menaces: the bizarre, sinister Penguin (Danny DeVito) and the slinky, mysterious Catwoman (Michelle Pfeiffer). Can Batman (Michael Keaton) battle two formidable foes at once? Especially when one wants to be mayor and the other is romantically attracted to Bruce Wayne? Like the groundbreaking 1989 original, Batman Returns is directed by the wizardly Tim Burton. And like the first blockbuster, it’s a dazzling adventure that leaves you breathless. <br><br> <b>Batman Forever</b> (1995)<Br> Riddle me this, riddle me that, you'll find adventure on the wings of a bat! Brace for excitement as Batman (Val Kilmer), Two-Face (Tommy Lee Jones), the Riddler (Jim Carrey), Dr. Chase Meridian (Nicole Kidman) and Robin (Chris O'Donnell) star in the third formidable film in Warner Bros.' Batman series. Joel Schumacher directs and Tim Burton co-produces this thrill-ride of a movie that thunders along on Batmobile, Batwing, Batboat, Batsub and bold heroics. Hang on!<br><br> <b>Batman & Robin</b> (1997)<br> George Clooney plays the Dark Knight, facing his deadliest threat yet: cold-hearted Mr. Freeze (Arnold Schwarzenegger) and venomous Poison Ivy (Uma Thurman). Batman has more than Gotham City to protect: the youthful eagerness of crimefighting comrades Robin (Chris O'Donnell) and Batgirl (Alicia Silverstone) puts them frequently in harm's way. New very special effects include a wild sky-surfing sequence and Mr. Freeze's outrageous arsenal of ice-blasting weapons.
Batman Begins 1025 2005 Action; Adventure; Fantasy In <i>Batman Begins</i>, acclaimed director <b>Christopher Nolan</b> explores the origins of the legendary Dark Knight. In the wake of hiss parents' murder, disillusioned industrial heir Bruce Wayne (<b>Christian Bale</b>) travels the world seeking the means to fight injustice and turn fear against those who prey on the fearful. With the help of his trusted butler Alfred (<b>Michael Caine</b>), detective Jim Gordon (<b>Gary Oldman</b>) and his ally Lucius Fox (<b>Morgan Freeman</b>), Wayne returns to Gotham City and unleashes his alter-ego: Batman, a masked crusader who uses his strength, intellect and an array of high tech deceptions to fight the sinister forces that threaten the city.
Batman Forever 545 1995 Action; Adventure; Fantasy <b>Batman</b> (1989)<br> Two-Disc Special Edition<br> Jack Nicholson is the Joker, who emerged from a horrible accident as a maniacal criminal. Michael Keaton is the Caped Crusader, who emerged from a childhood trauma to become a masked crime fighter. Kim Basinger is Vicki Vale, the talented photojournalist desired by both men. And Batman is the movie, the all-out spectacular directed by Tim Burton, set to songs by Prince and a music score by Danny Elfman, and an Academy Award® winner for Best Art Direction/Set Decoration (Anton Furst and Peter Young).<br><br> <b>Batman Returns</b> (1992)<Br> Two-Disc Special Edition<br> Gotham City faces two monstrous criminal menaces: the bizarre, sinister Penguin (Danny DeVito) and the slinky, mysterious Catwoman (Michelle Pfeiffer). Can Batman (Michael Keaton) battle two formidable foes at once? Especially when one wants to be mayor and the other is romantically attracted to Bruce Wayne? Like the groundbreaking 1989 original, Batman Returns is directed by the wizardly Tim Burton. And like the first blockbuster, it’s a dazzling adventure that leaves you breathless. <br><br> <b>Batman Forever</b> (1995)<Br> Riddle me this, riddle me that, you'll find adventure on the wings of a bat! Brace for excitement as Batman (Val Kilmer), Two-Face (Tommy Lee Jones), the Riddler (Jim Carrey), Dr. Chase Meridian (Nicole Kidman) and Robin (Chris O'Donnell) star in the third formidable film in Warner Bros.' Batman series. Joel Schumacher directs and Tim Burton co-produces this thrill-ride of a movie that thunders along on Batmobile, Batwing, Batboat, Batsub and bold heroics. Hang on!<br><br> <b>Batman & Robin</b> (1997)<br> George Clooney plays the Dark Knight, facing his deadliest threat yet: cold-hearted Mr. Freeze (Arnold Schwarzenegger) and venomous Poison Ivy (Uma Thurman). Batman has more than Gotham City to protect: the youthful eagerness of crimefighting comrades Robin (Chris O'Donnell) and Batgirl (Alicia Silverstone) puts them frequently in harm's way. New very special effects include a wild sky-surfing sequence and Mr. Freeze's outrageous arsenal of ice-blasting weapons.
Batman Returns 544 1992 Action; Adventure; Fantasy <b>Batman</b> (1989)<br> Two-Disc Special Edition<br> Jack Nicholson is the Joker, who emerged from a horrible accident as a maniacal criminal. Michael Keaton is the Caped Crusader, who emerged from a childhood trauma to become a masked crime fighter. Kim Basinger is Vicki Vale, the talented photojournalist desired by both men. And Batman is the movie, the all-out spectacular directed by Tim Burton, set to songs by Prince and a music score by Danny Elfman, and an Academy Award® winner for Best Art Direction/Set Decoration (Anton Furst and Peter Young).<br><br> <b>Batman Returns</b> (1992)<Br> Two-Disc Special Edition<br> Gotham City faces two monstrous criminal menaces: the bizarre, sinister Penguin (Danny DeVito) and the slinky, mysterious Catwoman (Michelle Pfeiffer). Can Batman (Michael Keaton) battle two formidable foes at once? Especially when one wants to be mayor and the other is romantically attracted to Bruce Wayne? Like the groundbreaking 1989 original, Batman Returns is directed by the wizardly Tim Burton. And like the first blockbuster, it’s a dazzling adventure that leaves you breathless. <br><br> <b>Batman Forever</b> (1995)<Br> Riddle me this, riddle me that, you'll find adventure on the wings of a bat! Brace for excitement as Batman (Val Kilmer), Two-Face (Tommy Lee Jones), the Riddler (Jim Carrey), Dr. Chase Meridian (Nicole Kidman) and Robin (Chris O'Donnell) star in the third formidable film in Warner Bros.' Batman series. Joel Schumacher directs and Tim Burton co-produces this thrill-ride of a movie that thunders along on Batmobile, Batwing, Batboat, Batsub and bold heroics. Hang on!<br><br> <b>Batman & Robin</b> (1997)<br> George Clooney plays the Dark Knight, facing his deadliest threat yet: cold-hearted Mr. Freeze (Arnold Schwarzenegger) and venomous Poison Ivy (Uma Thurman). Batman has more than Gotham City to protect: the youthful eagerness of crimefighting comrades Robin (Chris O'Donnell) and Batgirl (Alicia Silverstone) puts them frequently in harm's way. New very special effects include a wild sky-surfing sequence and Mr. Freeze's outrageous arsenal of ice-blasting weapons.
Battlefield Earth 223 2000 Action; Sci-Fi Loaded with edge-of-your-seat action and extremely cool special effects, <I>Battlefield Earth</I> creates a totally new style of science fiction filmmaking.<br><br> Earth: It is the year 3000. Man is an endangered species. This original and innovative saga of alien conquest and human rebellion is filled with humor, adventure and jeopardy, mixed with special effects that are completely real, combined together for an explosive and highly entertaining movie that will leave you exhausted!<br><br> In a role as you've never seen him, John Travolta stars as the cruelly destructive Terl (Alien Security Chief Of Earth); Barry Pepper is Earth's Fiery Rebel Leader, Jonnie Goodboy Tyler, and Forest Whitaker as Terl's hilarious and deceptive assistant, Ker.
Beach, The 904 2000 Drama; Adventure; Thriller <i>"A Fascinating And Exotic Adventure." -Jeff Craig, Sixty Second Preview</i><br /><br /> "Leonardo DiCaprio is electrifying" (David Sheehan, CBS-TV) in this adrenaline-drenched, tantalizingly seductive thriller from the director of <I>Trainspotting</I>.<br><br> Richard (DiCaprio), a young American backpacker, is willing to risk his life for just one thing: that mind-blowing rush you can only get from braving the ultimate adventure. But on a secret, deceptively perfect beach, Richard will discover that "heaven on earth" can instantly change into a jungle of seduction and danger.<br><br> Co-starring sexy newcomer Virginie Ledoyen, this "journey to the unexpected, full of surprises, twists and turns, love and romance, lust and desire" (Maris Sallas, GEMS) explores the hidden perils and dark places that lurk just beyond the shores of paradise…
Before Sunset 801 2004 Drama; Romance Is there someone who lingers in your memory - someone who makes you wonder what might have been?<br><br> Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy make magic again, reprising their <i>Before Sunrise</i> roles of Jesse and Celine and reuniting with director Richard Linklater (<i>School of Rock</i>) in this engaging tale of love and renewal. When Jesse and Celine first met in the mid '90s, their few hours together in Vienna were spontaneous and life-altering. Nine years later, lightning strikes twice. they unexpectedly meet in Paris...and have only one fading afternoon to decide if they should share their tomorrows. Smart, witty, real and unfolding largely in real time to heighten its immediacy, <i>Before Sunset</i> glows with the moments that are every heart's greatest adventure.<br>
Beverly Hills Cop 208 1984 Action; Comedy The heat is on in this fast paced action-comedy starring Eddie Murphy as Axel Foley, a street smart Detroit cop tracing down his best friend's killer in Beverly Hills. Axel quickly learns that his wild style doesn’t fit in with the Beverly Hills Police Department, which assigns two officers (Judge Reinhold & John Ashton) to make sure things don't get out of hand.<br><br> Dragging the stuffy detectives along for the ride, Axel smashes through a huge culture clash in his hilarious, high-speed pursuit of justice.<br><br> Featuring cameos by Paul Reiser, Bronson Pinchot and Damon Wayans, <I>Beverly Hills Cops</I> is an exhilarating sidesplitting adventure!
Beyond Borders 925 2003 Drama; Romance; War <i>In A Place She Didn't Belong, Among People She Never Knew, She Found A Way To Make A Difference.</i><br /><br /> A pampered life in London collides with the stark realities of poverty and hunger in the world's most dangerous hot spots in <i>Beyond Borders</i>, a sweeping romantic adventure starring Academy Award winner Angelina Jolie (<i>Lara Croft Tomb Raider</i>). <bR><bR> While attending a fundraising gala, Sarah Jordan (Jolie), a naive, married American socialite living in England, witnesses a fiery plea delivered by an intruder-a renegade humanitarian, Dr. Nick Callahan (Clive Owen, <i>The Bourne Identity</i>). His plea, made on behalf of impoverished African children under his care, turns Sarah's life upside down. Attracted to Nick and his cause, she impulsively abandons her sheltered life in England to work along side him in his effort to aid the helpless and anguished victims. <bR><bR> As Sarah's work takes her to these volatile areas, where few people have traveled and even fewer have survived, she discovers the harsh realities she encounters-and her growing attraction to the charismatic, unpredictable doctor-ignite in her a passion for saving lives...while risking her own in the process.
Big Fish 926 2004 Drama; Fantasy; Comedy; Adventure <i>An Adventure As Big As Life Itself.</i><br /><br /> Throughout his life, Edward Bloom (<b>Ewan McGregor</b>) has always been a man of big appetites, enormous passions and tall tales. In his later years, portrayed by five-time Best Actor Oscar nominee <b>Albert Finney</b> (Best Actor in a Supporting Role, <I>Erin Brockovich</I>, 2000), he remains a huge mystery to his son, William (<b>Billy Crudup</b>). Now, to get to know the real man, Will begins piecing together a true picture of his father from flashbacks of his amazing adventures in this marvel of a movie.
Big Momma's House 2 1193 2006 Action; Comedy; Thriller Nonstop laughs are back in the house with this super-sized sequel that's wilder, funnier, and filled with even more outrageous new adventures! Martin Lawrence and Nia Long return in a heavyweight hit comedy that's loads of fun for the whole family!<BR><BR> In the interest of national security, FBI agent Malcolm Turner (Lawrence) goes back undercover as Big Momma - a slick-talking, slam-dunking Southern granny with attitude to spare! Now this granny must play nanny to three demanding kids to complete his most outrageous assignment ever!
Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey 488 1991 Comedy <i>"Triumphant! Bodacious [and] brilliantly funny!" -Boxoffice</i><br /><br /> Attention all righteous dudes and babes! Keanu Reeves (<I>The Matrix, Speed</I>) and Alex Winter (<I>The Lost Boys</I>) are back and better than ever with "a most triumphant sequel" (<I>Boxoffice</I>) to <I>Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure</I>!<br><br> Everything's excellent for everyone's favorite surf-speaking dudes! With their own apartment, a pair of bodacious princess babes and a spot on the upcoming "Battle Of The Bands", life couldn't be any better! But all of that goes down the tubes when Bill and Ted's evil robot twins kill the San Dimas duo and then take over their lives! Replaced on Earth by the bogus robots, the real Bill and Ted embark upon a most unwanted expedition…straight to Hell! Now, their only hope is to give the Grim Reaper a wedgie, and then challenge him to the Ultimate Death Match of all time! But can Bill and Ted cheat death, save the world from evil, rescue the princess babes <I>and</I> be back in time to win the "Battle Of The Bands"? Or will their heinous metal twins change the duo's destiny forever?
Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure 487 1988 Comedy Keanu Reeves (<I>The Matrix</I>) and Alex Winter (<I>The Lost Boys</I>) deliver "spirited performances" (<I>The Hollywood Reporter</I>) in the original righteous comedy about the two ditzy dudes from San Dimas, California. Also starring George Carlin, this hysterically funny historical comedy is a "snappily directed" (<I>Time</I>), "bouncy good time" (<I>The Boston Globe</I>) and a party that goes on and on!<br><br> Bill (Winter) and Ted (Reeves) have spent so much time forming their rock band, The Wyld Stallyns, that they're flunking history. Whoa, duuuude! And when Ted's dad threatens to send him away to military school, Bill and Ted realize it could mean the most heinous end of The Stallyns! Luckily, a guardian angel from the future, Rufus (Carlin), has come to them with a most bodacious solution: a time-traversing phone booth to take them into the past to learn about the world from some of history's most influential personalities. Their journey through time turns out to be a blast…but will they learn enough to pass their class?
Bird on a Wire 424 1990 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Crime; Romance; Thriller A FBI informant has kept his new identity secret for 15 years, now an old flame has recognised him and the bad guys are back for revenge.
Black Hole 260 1979 Adventure; Sci-Fi <i>A Journey That Begins Where Everything Ends</i><br><br> The Epic Sci-Fi Adventure…Like You've Never Experienced It Before!<br><br> While completing their exploratory mission, the crew of the Palamino Space Probe discovers a long-missing space station poised on the edge of the universe. But when they investigate the mysterious U.S.S. Cygnus, they encounter an army of humanoid slaves controlled by a scientist with a frightening secret in his past…and an even more shocking plan for the future. Now the crew must escape this deadly vessel before its voyage into the most awesome force in the cosmos, a vast vortex beyond imagination known as <I>The Black Hole</I>.<br><br> Maximilian Schell, Anthony Perkins, Robert Forster, Yvette Mimieux and Ernset Borgnine star in this landmark sci-fi epic, nominated for two Oscars for its stunning cinematography and visual effects. Now experience all the spectacular action and suspense of <I>The Black Hole</I> that takes you where no movie has ever gone before!
Black Knight 1321 2001 Adventure; Comedy; Fantasy <i>"A Rip-Roaring Comedy!" -Los Angeles Times</i><br /><br /> Martin Lawrence is back…way back…in this outrageous fish-out-of-water comedy that's "armored with plenty of laughs!" (<I>Hollywood Report Card</I>)<br><br> A fast-talking maintenance worker (Lawrence) is in for a royally rude awakening when an unfortunate moat mishap at the Medieval World theme park transports him back in time to 14th century England. Now, armed with only his modern-day street smarts, he must deal with damsels in distress, an evil king -- and really bad plumbing. The knight life has never been more hilarious!
Bonnie And Clyde 770 1967 Adventure; Crime Adrift in the Depression-era Southwest, Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker embark on a life of crime. They mean no harm. They crave adventure - and each other. Soon we start to love them too. But nothing in film history has prepared us for the cascading violence to follow. Bonnie and Clyde turns brutal. We learn they can be hurt-and dread they can be killed.
Bottle Rocket 672 1996 Adventure; Comedy; Crime; Drama; Romance <i>They're not really criminals. But everybody's got to have a dream/</i><br /><br /> An offbeat crime caper that turns convention on its head, Bottle Rocket is "the sort of endearingly oddball project that will be remembered for years to come...for the formidable talent it introduces to the world" (Michael Medved, New York Post).<br><br> Newcomer Owen Wilson, in a star-making performance, co-wrote the screenplay about three best friends who attempt to escape their suburban boredom through a life of crime. But these bickering, bumbling thieves are no match for the e local 'godfather' (James Caan) who leads them into the biggest heist of their careers.
Bourne Identity, The 992 2002 Action; Thriller; Mystery; Drama; Adventure Academy Award® Winner Matt Damon stars in this explosive, action-packed hit filled with incredible fight sequences. Found with two bullets in his back, Jason Bourne discovers he has the skills of a very dangerous man and no memory of his violent past. Racing to unlock the secret of his own identity, he discovers the deadly truth: he's an elite government agent, a 20 million dollar weapon the government no longer trusts. Now this top operative is the government's number one target in this super-charged, thrill-a-minute spectacular loaded with "non-stop action!" (Bill Zwecker, <i>FOX-TV</i>)
Bourne Supremacy, The 718 2004 Action; Adventure; Drama; Mystery; Thriller The should have left him alone. Academy Award winner Matt Damon is back as expert assassin Jason Bourne in this stunning, non-stop action hit. Fuelled by awesome fight scenes and some of the most breathtaking chase sequences ever filmed, it's a state-of-the-art espionage thriller that explodes into action and never lets up!
Bridget Jones's Diary 474 2001 Comedy; Drama; Romance <i>Uncensored. Uninhibited. Unmarried.</i><br /><br /> This hilarious romantic comedy is the story of Bridget Jones (Renee Zellweger), a 32 year old "singleton" who decides to take control of her life by keeping a diary. With a taste for adventure and an opinion on every subject -- from her circle of friends, to men, food, sex and everything in between -- she's decided to turn the page on a whole new life. Despite her efforts to get her act together, she finds herself caught between two men -- Daniel Cleaver (Hugh Grant), a man who's too good to be true, and Marc Darcy (Colin Firth), a man who's so wrong for her, he could be just right!
Brothers Grimm, The 1029 2005 Action; Adventure <i>Once Upon A Time...</i><br><br> Matt Damon (<i>The Bourne Supremacy, Ocean's 12</i>) and Heath Ledger (<i>The Patriot, A Knight's Tale</i>) team up to bring you one of the year's most fantastic adventures in this magical tale based on the lives of the legendary storytellers. Will and Jake Grimm (Damon and Ledger) dazzle small towns with their imaginative folklore and elaborate illusions. But when the brothers journey into a real enchanted forest, they encounter many of the fantastic characters and thrilling situations found in their beloved fairy tales! <Br><Br> From the award-winning director of <i>Twelve Monkeys, Brazil</i> and <i>Monty Python And The Holy Grail</i>, this fabulous motion picture is sure to leave you living happily ever after!
Bubble Boy 442 2001 Adventure; Comedy; Romance "Bubble Boy" is a comedy about a young man who was born without an immune system and has lived his life within a plastic bubble in his bedroom...
Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid 765 1969 Adventure; Comedy; Western One of the most popular screen westerns ever made, this Academy Award winning classic blends adventure, romance and comedy to tell the true story of the West's most likeable outlaws. No one is quicker than Butch Cassidy (Paul Newman) when it comes to get rich quick schemes, and his sidekick Sundance (Robert Redford) is a wizard with a gun. When these two bungling bank and train robbers tire of running from the law, they set out for Bolivia with Sundance's girlfriend (Katharine Ross). Though they can barely speak enough Spanish to communicate 'This is a stick-up', that's only a minor detail to the two nicest "bad-guys" who ever rode the West.
The Cannonball Run 448 1981 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Romance A wide variety of eccentric competitors participate in a wild and illegal cross-country car race.
Casanova 1138 2005 Adventure; Comedy; Drama; Romance Heath Ledger plays the fabled romantic as a man who, after failing to win the affection of a particular Venetian woman, strives to discover the real meaning of love. <a href="/rg/title-tease/trailers/title/tt0402894/trailers">(view trailer)</a>
Cast Away 914 2000 Adventure; Drama <i>Discover The Unforgettable Journey Of Hope, Courage And Survival.</i><br /><br /> Tom Hanks "gives one of the towering screen performances of all time" (New York Post) in this inspiring tale about survival of the human spirit. Tom Hanks stars as Chuck Noland, a FedEx systems engineer whose ruled-by-the-clock existence abruptly ends when a harrowing plane crash leaves him isolated on a remote island. As Chuck struggles to meet the basic needs of survival, he discovers that his true personal journey, has only just begun…
Cat's Eye 1360 1985 Comedy; Horror; Thriller A wandering supernatural feline's adventures provide the linking story for Stephen King's <I>Cat's Eye</I>, a dead on trilogy scripted by King and directed by Lewis Teague (<I>Cujo, The Jewel of the Nile</I>). First up: the staff at Quitters Inc. promises to help nicotine fiend Dick Morrison (James Woods) kick the habit. If not, someone in Morrison's household might get smoked… because QI is run by a very persuasive mob family. Next comes a cliffhanger. Or a ledgehanger. Either way, a luckless gambler (Robert Hays) is forced into a bet involving a stroll around the building- on the five inch ledge encircling the 30th floor. Finally, our wayfarer kitty rescues a schoolgirl (young Drew Barrymore) from a vile, doll sized troll. Meowvelous!
Catwoman 824 2004 Action; Adventure; Fantasy <i>"100% pure fun and excitement!"-Earl Dittman, Wireless Magazine</i><br><br> Patience Philips is dead - and more alive then ever. Murdered after she learns the secret behind a cosmetic firm's anti-aging cream, she's revived and empowered by mystical felines. Now she's on the slinky prowl for adventure and revenge. She's <i>Catwoman</i>. <BR><br> Academy Award® winner Halle Berry plays the sleek, whip-cracking feline fatale, Benjamin Bratt is a cop torn between romance and duty, and Sharon Stone is an ice-blooded supermodel with something to hide in a kicky and stylish <i>Catwoman</i>. With catlike grace, a knack for landing on her feet, a passion for sushi and a loathing for dogs, Berry is a perfect force to reckon with. She's action. With attitude.
Caved In 1225 2006 Adventure; Sci-Fi <i>The Ultimate Threat. The Gravest Danger. Hidden In The Earth.</i><br /><br /> In the darkness of the world beneath man's feet, an ancient species is about to be awoken. Christopher Atkins, Colm Meaney and Angela Featherstone star in this thrilling tale about an extreme-adventure tour group heading into an abandoned mine in search of a fortune. But, in the caverns underground, some things thrive that should have gone extinct a long time ago.
Charlie's Angels 1449 2000 Action; Comedy; Adventure Adventure has never been more beautiful than <I>Charlie's Angels</I>! Cameron Diaz, Drew Barrymore and Lucy Liu star as the captivating crime-fighting trio who are masters of disguise, espionage and marital arts. When a devious mastermind embroils them in a plot to destroy individual privacy, the Angels are on the spot with their brains, brawn and high-tech toys. Aided by their loyal sidekick Bosley (Bill Murray), the girls are about to bring down the bad guys when a terrible secret is revealed that makes the Angels a target of assassination. Now, it's a matter of life or death as the stunningly smart detectives use their state-of-the-art skills to kick evil's butt in this sexy, high-octane comedy!
Charlie's Angels 1450 2000 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Crime <i>Charlie's Angels 2-Pack!</i><br /><br /> <b>Charlie's Angels (Superbit Deluxe)</b> <Br> The Superbit Collection sets a new benchmark in high resolution DVD picture and sound, creating the ultimate in home entertainment. <BR><BR> Superbit Deluxe. Always pure performance and now pure entertainment. Disc One contains the Superbit version of <i>Charlie's Angels</i>. Disc two features all the Special Features. Now you have it all! <BR><BR> Cameron Diaz, Drew Barrymore and Lucy Liu star as the captivating crime-fighting trio who are masters of disguise, espionage and martial arts. When a devious mastermind embroils them in a plot to destroy individual privacy the Angels, aided by their loyal sidekick Bosley (Bill Murray), set out to bring down the bad guys. But when a terrible secret is revealed it makes the Angles targets for assassination. <Br><BR> <b>Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle</b> <bR> Sexy Angels (Cameraon Diaz, Drew Barrymore and Lucy Liu) are back to go head-to-head with Angel-Gone-Bad (Demi Moore)!
Cheech & Chong's The Corsican Brothers 381 1984 Comedy <i>They saw Paris. They saw France. They saw the Queen in her underpants.</i><br><br> Cheech and Chong trade in their bongs for swords as they take on history in this outrageous and "hilarious" (<I>Los Angeles Times</I>) re-telling of Alexandre Dumas' 19th century adventure epic. "Very much in their raucous style" (<I>Variety</I>) and filled "with zany lyricism" (<I>Los Angeles Times</I>). <I>The Corsican Brothers</I> stars Cheech Marin and Thomas Chong (<I>Up In Smoke</I>) as separated twin brothers who join forces during the French Revolution to defeat an evil and sadistic royal advisor!<br><Br> It took them 30 years to reunite - and no time at all to get into trouble. When the Corsican Brothers are caught in the backwoods of France holding a maniacal aristocrat's most prized possession- his pink poodle - they are sentenced to the guillotine for their crime! But using a hard-as-a-rock baguette as a club, the imaginative brothers escape their foe. Now seen as local heroes, they unwittingly become leaders in a resistance to take down their sado-masochistic enemy… and ignite fires of the French Revolution!
Chronicles Of Narnia, The 1202 2005 Action; Adventure; Drama; Family; Fantasy Prepare to enter another world when Walt Disney Pictures and Walden Media present C.S. Lewis' timeless and beloved adventure. With the stunningly realistic special effects, you'll experience the exploits of Lucy, Edmund, Susan, and Peter, four siblings who find the world of Narnia through a magical wardrobe while playing a game of "hide-and-seek" at the country estate of a mysterious professor. Once there, the children discover a charming, once peaceful land inhabited by talking beasts, dwarfs, fauns, centaurs, and giants that has been turned into a world of eternal winter by the evil White Witch, Jadis. Aided by the wise and magnificent lion Aslan, the children lead Narnia into a spectacular, climactic battle to be free of the Witch's glacial powers forever!
City Of Rott 1490 2006 Animation; Action; Adventure; Comedy; Horror Coming Soon!
Clockstoppers 1421 2002 Adventure; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>What If You Had The Power To Stop Time?</i><br /><br /> Director Jonathan Frakes (<I>Star Trek: Insurrection, Star Trek; First Contact</I>) deftly mixes laughs with thrills in the sci-fi adventure film <I>Clockstoppers</I>. Zak Gibbs (Jesse Bradford, <I>Hackers</I>) is an ordinary teenager who suddenly obtains extraordinary powers when he stumbles upon a mysterious wristwatch device that can literally stop time in its tracks! To Zak, it's the perfect gadget to impress Francesca, (Paula Garces, <I>Dangerous Minds</I>), the beautiful new foreign exchange student at school. But to those more passionately familiar with the incredible timepiece- a hapless scientist (French Stewart, <I>3rd Rock from the Sun</I>) and his sinister boss (Michael Biehn, <I>The Terminator</I>)- the ultimate power of the entire world literally lies in the hands of whomever possesses the amazing apparatus. They want it back- at any cost- and that's when Zak and Francesca find themselves unwittingly swept into a thrilling, high tech race against time!
Conan The Barbarian 349 1981 Action <i>This is an HD-DVD made for HD-DVD Blue-Laser Format players and features much better picture and sound than the current DVD technology.</i><br><br> Through the history of mankind, the times that are most recorded in mythology and song are those of great deeds and fantastic adventures. Such a time was the Hyborean Age. Such a tale is the story of <I>Conan The Barbarian</I>.<br><br> Cimmerian Conan (Arnold Schwarzenegger) is captured as a child after his parents' savage murder by raiding Vanir led by Thulsa Doom, head also of the malignant snake-cult of Set. Fifteen years' agony, first chained to the Wheel of Pain grinding grain and then enslaved as a Pit Fighter, forge a magnificent body and indomitable spirit. Freed miraculously one day by his owner, Conan, with his companions Subotai the Mongol (Gerry Lopez) and Valeria, Queen of Thieves (Sandahl Bergman), sets forth upon his quest to learn "the riddle of steel" which, his father has prophesied, will confer ultimate power, and to kill the arch-villain Thulsa Doom.
Conan The Destroyer 350 1984 Action <i>The Most Powerful Legend Of All Is Back In A New Adventure.</i><br><br> In this second Conan epic, he is asked by the evil Queen Taramis to accompany a beautiful young princess to find a magic treasure. If he returns with the treasure and the virgin, the Queen promises to bring his beloved Valeria back from the dead. But little does he know that she plans to kill them both, or that the return of the treasure will mean the extinction of mankind.
Convoy 685 2003 Action; Comedy; Drama <i>Pacific Family Entertainment</i><br><br> Trucker Kris Kristofferson, in pursuance of a feud with Sheriff Ernest Borgnine, unites scores of his fellow drivers via CB radio. they form a gigantic mile-long convoy which speeds along the Arizona highways toward the freedom of the Mexican border. <BR><BR> Kristofferson and his new girlfriend, freelance photographer Ali MacGraw, press on with their attendant police helicopters, brushing aside police barriers and the occasional school bus, wayside home, or truckers' cafe. <BR><BR> The convoy drives headlong toward the Sheriff and his force from the National Guard. The result is explosions and turned over trailers in a showdown blast. One of the all-time crash scenes make for thrilling action and adventure.
Core, The 962 2003 Action; Adventure; Drama; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>"Edge-of-your-seat thrill ride that's a total blast." -Shawn Edwards, FOX-TV</i><br /><br /> Academy Award winner Hilary Swank (<i>Boys Don't Cry</i>) leads an all-star cast in this electrifying journey that puts you in the middle of the most spectacular film adventure. <BR><BR> Geophysicist, Dr. Josh Keyes (Aaron Eckhart, <i>Erin Brockovich</i>) has made a terrifying discovery: the Earth's inner core has stopped rotating. Now the planet's electromagnetic field is deteriorating and within months, Earth will be destroyed. <BR><BR> One hop exists: to send Keyes and an elite team of scientists in a subterranean vessel to the center of the Earth. As mankind's fate hangs in the balance, the scientists and the ship's crew must do the unthinkable-detonate a nuclear device to reactivate the Earth's core. <BR><Br> co-starring Delroy Lindo (<i>Ransom</i>), Emmy Award winner Stanley Tucci and Academy Award nominee Alfre Woodard.
Count Of Monte Cristo, The 920 2002 Action; Drama; Adventure; Thriller <i>Prepare For Adventure. Count On Revenge.</i><br /><br /> Jim Caviezel (<I>High Crimes</I>) and Guy Pearce (<I>The Time Machine</I>) give sizzling performances in <I>The Count Of Monte Cristo</I> - the greatest tale of betrayal, adventure and revenge the world has never known. When the dashing and guileless Edmond Dantes (Caviezel) is betrayed by his best friend (Pearce) and wrongly imprisoned, he becomes consumed by thoughts of vengeance. After a miraculous escape, he transforms himself into the mysterious and wealthy Count of Monte Cristo, insinuates himself into the French Nobility and puts his cunning plan of revenge into action. This swashbuckling thriller will have you sitting on the edge of your seat until the last ounce of revenge is exacted.
Coyote Ugly 197 2000 Comedy <i>Tonight, they're calling the shots.</i><br><br> From hit-making producer Jerry Bruckheimer (<I>Gone In 60 Seconds, Armageddon</I>) comes <I>Coyote Ugly</I>, the intoxicating sexy comedy starring an unbeatable cast of hot, new stars including Piper Perabo (<I>Rocky And Bullwinkle</I>) and Maria Bello (<I>Payback</I>). Moving to New York to pursue her dream of becoming a famous songwriter, Violet Sanford (Perabo) finds herself desperate and broke. Through a twist of fate, the shy, innocent Violet lands a job as one of the barmaids at the hottest nightclub in town -- the down and dirty, wild and fun Coyote Ugly. Pouring drinks and overflowing with attitude, the "Coyotes" spend more time on top of the bar than behind it, tantalizing the standing-room-only crowd with their outrageous antics! It's one wild adventure for a small-town girl chasing her dream in the big city.
Crossroads 113 1986 Drama; Musical <i>"The Kid" Keeps The Legend Alive...</i><br><br> Eugene Martone (Ralph Macchio, <i>The Karate Kid</i> and <i>The Karate Kid Part II</i>) struggles with the devil and his destiny when he goes down the <i>Crossroads</i> in this contemporary drama. With a potent blend of adventure, romance, and music, the film takes gifted young guitarist Martone into a dangerous and challenging new world. Obsessed with unlocking the mysteries of the blues, the fledgling musician finds cantankerous Willie Brown (Joe Seneca), a master of the blues harmonica, and frees him from prison. The unlikely duo hobos from New York to Mississippi as Martone searches for fame and Brown tries to break a contract he signed years ago with the devil. En route, Martone meets and falls for sexy runaway Frances (Jami Gertz, TV's "Still Standing", <i>Twister</i>). With a rich mixture of Delta blues and driving rock, produced by Ry Cooder (<i>Buena Vista Social Club</i>), the film takes Martone and Brown on an intense odyssey that leads them to a dramatic climax at the <i>Crossroads</i><br>
Crow, The Wicked Prayer 825 2005 Action; Adventure; Crime <i>Passion. Revenge. Eternity.</i><br><br> <b>Tara Reid</b> (<i>American Pie, My Boss's Daughter</i>), <b>David Boreanaz</b> (TV's <i>Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel</i>) and <b>Edward Furlong</b> (<i>Terminator 2, American History X</i>) star in the latest chilling chapter of <i>The Crow: Wicked Prayer</i> - an epic tale of death, revenge and redemption. Just as ex-con Jimmy Cuervo (<b>Furlong</b>) tries to straighten out his life, he and his girlfriend Lily are brutally murdered in a satanic ritual by a renegade biker gang. But payback is at hand when Cuervo rises from the dead - with the power of The Crow - to avenge Lily's death and reunite with her in the afterlife! Also starring <b>Dennis Hopper</b> (<i>True Romance</i>), <b>Danny Tejo</b> (<i>From Dusk Till Dawn</i>) and recording star <b>Macy Gray</b>!
Dances With Wolves 347 1990 Action; Adventure; Drama; War; Western <i>Winner Of Seven Academy Awards Including Best Picture 1990</i><br><br> Sent to protect a U.S. outpost on the desolate frontier, Lt. John Dunbar (Kevin Costner) finds himself alone in the vast wilderness. Befriending the very people he's sent to protect the outpost from, the Sioux Indians, Dunbar slowly comes to revere those he once feared. But when the encroaching U.S. Army threatens to overrun the Sioux, he is forced to make a choice - one that will forever change his destiny and that of a proud and defiant nation.
Dante's Peak 951 1997 Action; Adventure; Drama <i>Whatever You Do, Don't Look Back!</i><br /><br /> Without warning, day becomes night. Air turns to fire, and solid ground gives way to white-hot molten terror. Brace yourself for action-packed. Earth-shaking thrills, and whatever you do don't look back. Peirce Brosnan and Linda Hamilton star in an epic adventure from Director Roger Donaldson that will blow you away! Erupting with spectacular special effects, heart-pounding suspense, romance and remarkable characters, "Dante's Peak is a blast." Washington Post.
Day After Tomorrow 990 2004 Action; Adventure; Drama; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>From the director of Independence Day</i><br /><br /> In this pulse-pounding action-thriller, global warming triggers the onset of a new Ice Age. As tornadoes flatten Los Angeles, a tidal wave engulfs New York City and the entire Northern Hemisphere begins to freeze solid. Now, climatologist Jack Hall (<b>Dennis Quaid</b>), his son Sam (<b>Jake Gyllenhaal</b>) and a small band of survivors must ride out the growing superstorm and stay alive in the face of an enemy more powerful and relentless than any they've ever encountered: Mother Nature!
Daylight 631 1996 Drama; Action; Adventure; Thriller Disaster in a New York tunnel as explosions collapse both ends of it. One hero tries to help the people inside find their way to safety.
Dead Man 644 1995 Adventure; Crime; Drama; Western <i>"Genuinely Outstanding!" -L.A. Weekly</i><br /><br /> Johnny Depp (<I>Sleepy Hollow, The Astronaut's Wife</I>) delivers a remarkable performance in this highly acclaimed tale of adventure and intrigue in the wild, wild West! A young man in search of a fresh start, William Blake (Depp), embarks on an exciting journey to a new town…never realizing the danger that lies ahead. But when a heated love triangle ends in double murder, Blake finds himself a wanted man, running scared -- until a mysterious loner (Gary Farmer) teaches him to face the dangers that follow a "dead man." With an outstanding supporting cast including Gabriel Byrne (<I>End Of Days, Stigmata</I>) and Robert Mitchum (<I>Cape Fear</I>), and a sizzling soundtrack by Neil Young, <I>Dead Man</I> is another motion picture triumph from filmmaker Jim Jarmusch.
Death Warrant 309 1990 Action <i>"No-Holds-Barred Action! Succeeds On All Counts." -Los Angeles Times</i><br><br> Jean-Claude Van Damme faces his biggest challenge yet: a maximum-security prison! The international superstar spin-kicks his way through this action-adventure powerhouse that explodes with death-defying stunts and nonstop martial-arts wizardry. Filled with the same power, intensity and skill of its unstoppable hero, <I>Death Warrant</I> is your ticket to a Van Damme good time!<br><br> Van Damme is officer Louis Burke, a roguish police detective who goes undercover to investigate a series of inmate murders at Harrison Penitentiary. Posing as a prisoner, Burke encounters brutal inmates, corrupt guards, death and betrayal at every turn. But when he unearths the shocking secret behind the penitentiary's inner workings, Burke must attempt a daring escape that pits him against not only hundreds of murderous inmates…but also a deadly enemy from his own past.
Destination Moonbase Alpha 467 1976 Adventure; Sci-Fi After an atomic explosion blasts the Moon out of Earth orbit, Moonbase Alpha drifts in space, with 300 people on board...
Detroit Rock City 1331 1999 Adventure; Comedy; Music <i>Kiss The Rules Goodbye!</i><br /><br /> It's 1978: bell-bottoms, day-glo, lava lamps and rock-n-roll define the generation. What's a high-school rock band from Cleveland got on their mind? Getting out and hitting the city: <I>Detroit Rock City</I>! Join Hawk (Edward Furlong, American History X, Terminator 2: Judgement Day) and his three best friends as they head out to pay their respects to the kings of rock, KISS. Part road trip, part coming-of-age comedy, part crazy ride through the 70s, this movie rocks and rolls all the way through!
Die Hard 150 1988 Action; Thriller <i>40 Stories Of Sheer Adventure!</i><br><br> In this non-stop action classic which ushered in a new genre of action-thrillers, <b>Bruce Willis</b> stars as New York City cop John McClane, Off-duty, and visiting his wife in L.A., McClane find himself back in the line of fire when a group of terrorists seize an office building, trapping him, his estranged wife (<b>Bonnie Bedelia</b>) and dozens of party-goers insider. As hostages are rounded up, McClane slips away and, armed with only a service revolver, launches his own one-man war.
Die Hard 3 152 1995 Action; Thriller In the third non-stop action adventure in the popular "Die Hard" series, New York cop John McClane (Bruce Willis) is targeted by the mysterious Simon (Jeremy Irons), a terrorist who vows to blow up the city if he doesn't get what he wants. Accompanied by a reluctant civilian partner (Samuel L. Jackson), McClane careens wildly from one end of Manhattan to the other, trying to outwit the psychopathic genius at his own deadly game.
Domino 1071 2005 Action <i>Heads you live...Tails you die.</i><br><br> Acclaimed filmmaker Tony Scott (<i>Man on Fire</i>) brings his relentless visual style and rapid-fire storytelling to this gritty tale based on true events. Keira Knightley (<i>Pirates of the Caribbean</i>) stars as Domino Harvey, L.A.'s most notorious bounty hunter who left a life of privilege in Beverly Hills for a life of danger. "Daring, edgy, brilliantly-directed," this action-packed adventure also stars Mickey Rourke, Edgar Ramirez, Delroy Lindo, Mena Suvari, Mo'Nique, Lucy Liu and Christopher Walken.
Double Impact 313 1991 Action <i>"Slam-bang action! <b>Double Impact</b> delivers the goods!" -Los Angeles Times</i><br><br> What could be better than Jean-Claude Van Damme in an explosively entertaining action extravaganza? <I>Two</I> of him! There's twice the excitement, twice the mayhem and twice the fun in this turbo-charged adventure that pushes the thrills into overdrive.<br><br> Van Damme leaps into the dual roles of Chad and Alex Wagner, twin brothers who were separated after their parents' brutal murder. Years later, the two couldn't be more different: Chad is a slick Beverly Hills fitness instructor, while Alex is a rough-and-tumble smuggler on the gritty streets of Hong Kong. But when fate throws them together again, Chad and Alex discover that there's one thing they have in common: they're both fighting machines! Determined to enact revenge on their parents' killers, the martial-arts experts kick, chop and shoot all the way to an electrifying final showdown aboard a gargantuan freighter in Hong Kong harbor.
Double Team 320 1997 Action <i>They Don't Play by the Rules.</i><br><br> Jean-Claude Van Damme and Dennis Rodman team up as a world-class counter-terrorist and his flamboyant but deadly weapons dealer in this explosive action/adventure thriller.
Dreamscape 706 1984 Adventure; Sci-Fi; Thriller; Horror The President of the United States is about to be assassinated in a dream where there is no morning after. Only one man can save him...a man who must plunge himself into the President's horrendous nightmare.<br><br> Dennis Quaid stars as Alex Gardner, a psychically gifted young man recruited to help Dr. Paul Novotny (Max Von Sydow) and the beautiful Dr. Jane DeVries (Kate Capshaw) in an experiment to help patients disturbed by menacing nocturnal illusions. But corrupt high-ranking government official Bob Blair (Christopher Plummer) has darker plans for Alex's unusual powers. Soon Alex is propelled inside the President's nightmare, a frightening wasteland of nuclear holocaust, and locked in a fantastic battle that could only happen in a dream.<br><br> This powerful science fiction thriller in the tradition of <I>Scanners</I> and <I>Carrie</I> will excite and intrigue you with its unusual journey through the mind's most terrifying recesses.
Drop Dead Fred 579 1991 Comedy; Fantasy <i>Dishes. Relationships. Wind. This guy breaks everything.</i><br /><br /> Every kid has an imaginary friend. Only Elizabeth (Phoebe Cates) isn't a kid and <I>Drop Dead Fred</I> (Rik Mayall) is anything but imaginary! With a haircut this bad, he has to be real - and his mischief has Elizabeth in big trouble!<Br><br> When she splits with her husband (Tim Matheson), Elizabeth turns to her best friend (Carrie Fisher). But it's her mom (Marsha Mason) who sends her back home where she discovers her childhood friend, Fred. Having been locked in a box for twenty-one years, Fred is bursting with enough energy to turn Elizabeth's life into a rowdy, rollicking, racy adventure!
Dude, Where's My Car? 512 2001 Comedy <i>"Wildly Hilarious" -- Arizona Daily Star</i><br /><br /> Meet Jesse (Ashton Kutcher< - TV's "That '70s Show") and Chester (Seann William Scott - <I>American Pie, Road Trip</I>), two dimwitted yet lovable party animals who wake up one morning with a burning question: <I>Dude, Where's My Car?</I> Their only clues are a matchbook cover from the Kitty Kat strip club and a year's supply of pudding in the fridge. As they retrace their steps, these dudes are in for the ride of their lives encountering hot alien chicks, dodging killer ostriches, and trying to score "special treats" from their ticked-off twin girlfriends. It's an outrageously sweeeeeet comedy adventure that's "totally entertaining all the way through…totally!" (<I>iFilm</I>)
Dune Extended Edition 400 1984 Sci-Fi <i>A Place Beyond Your Dreams. A Movie Beyond Your Imagination.</i><br><br> <b>Two Versions of the film</b><br> Original Theatrical (Directed by David Lynch) and Extended Version (Directed by 'Alan Smithee', Screenplay by 'Judas Booth')<br><br> Dazzling special effects, unforgettable images and powerful performances highlight David Lynch’s stunning film version of Frank Herbert's classic science fiction epic about an intergalactic warrior’s messianic rise. Starring Kyle MacLachlan, José Ferrer, Max von Sydow, Oscar winner Linda Hunt and Sting, Dune is the ultimate adventure experience that goes beyond the imagination.
Easy Rider 283 1969 Adventure; Drama <i>"An astonishing work of art and an overpowering motion picture experience." -Los Angeles Times</i><br><br> Experience the real, uncensored '60s counterculture in this compelling mixture of drugs, sex and armchair politics. Academy Award - winner Jack Nicholson (Best Actor, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, 1975; Best Supporting Actor, Terms of Endearment, 1983; Best Actor, As Good As It Gets, 1997) stars with Peter Fonda and Dennis Hopper (Who also directs) in this unconventional classic which Time magazine hails as one of the ten most important pictures of the decade.<br><br> Nominated for an Academy Award (1969) for Best Screenplay (written by Peter Fonda, Dennis Hopper and Terry Southern) <I> Easy Rider</I> continues to touch a chord with audiences of all ages.
Edward Scissorhands 677 1990 Comedy; Drama; Fantasy; Romance <i>"A Delightful and Delicate Comic Fable." -Variety</i><br /><br /> Once upon a time in a castle high on a hill lived an inventor who's greatest creation was named Edward. Although Edward had an irresistible charm, he wasn't quite perfect. The inventor's sudden death left him unfinished, with sharp shears of metal for hands. Edward lived alone in the darkness until one day a kind Avon lady took him home to live with her family. So began Edward's fantastical adventures in a pastel paradise known as Suburbia.<br><br> From Tim Burton comes an unforgettable fairy tale starring Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder, Dianne Wiest and Vincent Price as the Inventor.
Eight Below 1170 2006 Adventure; Drama Walt Disney Pictures presents <i>Eight Below</i>, the thrilling tale of incredible friendship between eight amazing sled dogs and their guide Jerry (Paul Walker). Stranded in Antarctica during the most unforgiving winter on the planet, Jerry's beloved sled dogs must learn to survive together until Jerry-who will stop at nothing -rescues them. Driven by unwavering bonds of friendship, enormous belief in one another, and tremendous courage, Jerry and the dogs make an incredible journey to reunite in this triumphant and inspiring action-adventure the whole family will treasure.
Elektra 722 2004 Action; Adventure; Crime; Fantasy; Thriller <i>She's all that stands between good and evil.</i><br><br> Superstar <b>Jennifer Garner</b> proves that looks <i>can</i> kill as the sexiest action hero ever to burst from the pages of Marvel Comics. Restored to life after sustaining mortal wounds in <i>Daredevil</i>, Elektra (<b>Garner</b>) now lives only for death as the world's most lethal assassin. But her latest assignment will force her to make a fateful decision in the ultimate battle between good and evil!
Elf 489 2003 Comedy Once upon a Christmas Eve, an orphan baby crawled into Santa's bag of gifts and was taken to the North Pole. Raised by Papa Elf (Bob Newhart), Buddy (Will Ferrell) comes to realize he doesn't fit in with the other elves. Determined to find a place where he belongs, Buddy searches for his real dad - in New York City!<br> In the Big Apple, Buddy finds out why his dad (James Caan) is on the Naughty list! But most importantly, he sees that the world is seriously lacking in Christmas spirit. Which causes Santa all kinds of problems!<br><br> So with the help of a beautiful department store elf (Zooey Deschanel), Buddy tries to teach his dad and the world the true meaning of Christmas spirit and to prove to everyone that Santa (Ed Asner) really exists!<br>
Enemy Mine 585 1985 Adventure; Sci-Fi In this visually stunning sci-fi adventure, two warriors engaged in a savage, futuristic war between Earth and the planet Dracon, crash-land on a desolate, fiery planet. At first, the human (Dennis Quaid) and his reptilian, alien opponent (Louis Gossett, Jr.) are intent on destroying each other. But after battling the elements and each other, the two stranded pilots gradually realize that the only way either of them will survive is to overcome their undying hatred.
eXistenZ 52 1999 Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>Where Does Reality Stop... and The Game Begin?</i><br><br> Exciting stars Jennifer Jason Leigh (Dolores Claiborne), Jude Law (Gattaca) and Willem Dafoe (Speed 2, Affliction) challenge the boundaries of reality in this futuristic, critically acclaimed adventure thriller! During the first closed-door demonstration of an amazing new virtual reality game - called eXistenZ - the system's brilliant designer, Allegra Geller (Leigh), is violently attacked by a crazed assassin intent on killing her and destroying her creation! Forced to flee into hiding, Allegra enlists a young assistant (Law) to help her in testing the damaged system...by convincing him to join her inside eXistenZ! The action then explodes as their world's real-life dangers begin to merge with the fantasy of the game! If you're ready to play, it's now your turn to plug into this powerfully entertaining hit!
Falling Down 641 1992 Comedy; Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>The adventure of an ordinary man at war with the everyday world.</i><br /><br /> Freeways are clogged. Terror stalks our cities. At shops and restaurants, the customer is seldom right. The pressure of big-city life can anger anyone. But Bill Foster is more than angry. He’s out to get even. <br><br> ”I’m going home,” Foster says as he abandons his gridlocked car on the hottest day of the year. Instead, he walks straight into an urban nightmare by turns absurdly funny and shatteringly violent. Academy Award winner Michael Douglas is Foster, an ordinary guy at war with the frustrations of daily living. Fellow Oscar winner Robert Duvall is the savvy cop obsessed with stopping Foster’s citywide rampage. Falling Down is their story, a spellbinding, unconventional thriller that asks: “Are we falling apart?”
Fantastic Voyage 1460 1966 Adventure; Sci-Fi A surgical team is miniaturized and inserted into a dying man.
Fear And Loathing In Las Vegas 15 1998 Adventure; Comedy; Crime; Drama <i>A Double-Disc Set...</i><br><br> "We were somewhere around Barstow when the drugs began to take hold."<Br><Br> It is 1971, and journalist Raoul Duke barrels towards Las Vegas to cover a motorcycle race, accompanied by a trunkful of contraband and his slightly unhinged Samoan attorney, Dr. Gonzo. But what is ostensibly a cut-and-dry journalistic endeavor quickly descends into a feverish psychedelic odyssey and an excoriating dissection of the American way of life. Director Terry Gilliam and an all star cast (headlined by Johnny Depp and Benicio Del Torro) show no mercy, bringing Dr. Hunter S. Thompson's legendary <I>Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas</I> to the screen, creating a film both hilarious and savage.
Fifth Element, The 4 1997 Action; Adventure; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>It Must Be Found.</i><br><br> Two hundred and fifty years in the future, life as we know it is threatened by the arrival of Evil. Only the fifth element (played by Milla Jovovich) can stop the Evil from extinguishing life, as it tries to do every five thousand years. She is helped by ex-soldier, current-cab-driver, Corben Dallas (played by Bruce Willis), who is, in turn, helped by Prince/Arsenio clone, Ruby Rohd. Unfortunately, Evil is being assisted by Mr. Zorg (Gary Oldman), who seeks to profit from the chaos that Evil will bring, and his alien Mercenaries.
Finding Neverland (Widescreen) 830 2004 Adventure <i>Unlock Your Imagination.</i><br><br> Award winners Johnny Depp (<i>Pirates of the Caribbean</i>), Kate Winslet (<i>Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind</i>), Dustin Hoffman and Julie Christie (<i>Troy, Hamlet</i>) star in this magical tale about one of the world's greatest storytellers and the people who inspired his masterwork, <i>Peter Pan</i>! Well-known playwright James M. Barrie (Depp) finds his career at a crossroads when his latest play flops and doubters question his future. Then by chance he meets a widow (Winslet) and her four adventurous boys. Together they form a friendship that ignites the imagination needed to produce Barrie's greatest work! An enchanting big-screen treat with an acclaimed cast of stars, <i>Finding Neverland</i> has been hailed as one of the year's best motion pictures!
Flight Of The Navigator 524 1986 Adventure; Sci-Fi <i>Take Off On The <i>Ultimate</i> Fantasy Adventure!</i><br /><br /> David Freeman (Joey Cramer) is an ordinary boy destined for a most extraordinary adventure - aboard a spectacular, futuristic spacecraft. After a mystifying disappearance, David returns - possessing a vast, undiscovered knowledge about the farthest reaches of the universe. With these sudden navigational powers, David is able to take the fantastic flying machine anywhere he desires, accompanied by both its wisecracking robotic commander, Max, and an assortment of bizarre extraterrestrial creatures! Embark on a fun-filled, fast-paced journey of fantasy and adventure as David takes off on the flight of a lifetime! Also featuring Sarah Jessica Parker and the voice of Paul Reubens.<br>
Flight Of The Phoenix 795 2004 Adventure <b>Dennis Quaid</b> (<i>The Day After Tomorrow</i>) pilots an outstanding ensemble cast in this "adrenaline-pumping...sure-fire audience pleaser" (<i>The Orange County Register</i>) that delivers white knuckle tension, high-soaring action and full-throttle excitement!<bR><bR> A cargo plane on a routine flight suddenly hits a high-turbulence storm, forcing a crash landing hundreds of miles off course in the barren Gobi desert. Among the survivors, one eccentric passenger leads the crew to build a new plane - against all odds, against all hope, and sometimes...against each other.
Four Feathers, The 995 2002 Adventure; Drama; War <i>In the tradition of Braveheart and The English Patient comes this lavish screen epic that combines thrilling adventure, soaring romance and rousing battle sequences.</i><br /><br /> Heath Ledger stars as Harry Feversham, a British soldier with a golden future -- until he inexplicably resigns from his regiment. Harry is branded a coward, disowned by his family, his beautiful fiancée (Kate Hudson) and his best friend (Wes Bentley). Heartbroken and abandoned, Harry receives news that his regiment has been brutally attacked by Sudanese rebels. Suddenly Harry's course becomes clear and he sets out on an unforgettable journey of redemption - to regain his honor, recapture his love, and save the lives of his comrades.
Four Feathers, The 1455 2002 Adventure; Drama; War <i>In the tradition of Braveheart and The English Patient comes this lavish screen epic that combines thrilling adventure, soaring romance and rousing battle sequences.</i><br /><br /> Heath Ledger stars as Harry Feversham, a British soldier with a golden future -- until he inexplicably resigns from his regiment. Harry is branded a coward, disowned by his family, his beautiful fiancée (Kate Hudson) and his best friend (Wes Bentley). Heartbroken and abandoned, Harry receives news that his regiment has been brutally attacked by Sudanese rebels. Suddenly Harry's course becomes clear and he sets out on an unforgettable journey of redemption - to regain his honor, recapture his love, and save the lives of his comrades.
Friday After Next 1448 2002 Comedy <i>"Front-loaded with laugh-guaranteed nonstop jokes!" -Elvis Mitchell, The New York Times</i><br /><br /> Craig and Day-Day have finally gotten jobs as mall security guards and moved into their own crib. When a fake Santa robs their rundown apartment on Christmas Eve, they embark on a comical adventure in an effort to track down the bandit and retrieve their stolen loot. <bR><BR> Meanwhile, Day-Day's rent-a-cop tactics cause them to continually miss their chance to catch the Santa and instead has them squaring off against innocent caroling ladies, shady neighborhood kids and the police!
Ghost and the Darkness, The 643 1996 Action; Adventure; Drama; Horror; Thriller <i>Prey For The Hunters</i><br /><br /> Michael Douglas and Val Kilmer star in this tense, terrific and true adventure set in 1896 East Africa. There, two lions on a man-eating rampage have shut down the construction of a railway. The beasts hunt together, showing no fear of man or fire. What's more, they're killing for sport rather than for food - and they have an almost supernatural knack for knowing what traps await them. Big-game hunter Remington (Douglas) and construction engineer Patterson (Kilmer) set out to stop these unstoppable monsters. But, in this astonishing tale of man against beast, the hunters become the hunted.
Ghost Ship 1378 2002 Adventure; Horror; Thriller <i>Sea Evil</i><br /><br /> Finders keepers. Any abandoned ship floating in international waters can be claimed and towed to port by whoever is fortunate enough to find it. Or, in the case of one team of salvage experts, <i>unfortunate</i> enough. <BR><bR> <i>Ghost Ship</i> is a stylish, effects-packed chiller from <i>House On Haunted Hill</i> and <i>Thirteen Ghosts</i> producers Joel Silver, Robert Zemeckis and Gilbert Adler. Salvagers trained for any situation imaginable come face to horrifying face with the unimaginable after boarding a derelict luxury liner. Julianna Margulies, Gabriel Byrne, Ron Eldard and Isaiah Washington are among the hands on deck who'll confront a seafaring collector of souls. Steve Beck (<i>Thirteen Ghosts</i>) directs this terror-de-force. Bon voyage, fright fans!
Good Morning Vietnam 412 1988 Comedy; War <i>Unarmed And Dangerously Funny.</i><br><br> When the U.S. Army engages irreverent, nonconformist radio deejay Adrian Cronauer, it unleashed a secret, if unpredictable, weapon: laughter. Academy Award® winner Robin Williams (Best Supporting Actor, <i>Good Will Hunting</i>, 1997) shakes up 1965 Saigon in the role that garnered him his very first Oscar® nomination.<br><br> Imported by the Military to host an early a.m. radio show, Cronauer (Williams) blasts the formerly serene, sanitized airwaves with a constant barrage of rapid-fire humor and the hottest hits from back home.<Br><br> The G.I.s love him, the top brass is up in arms. Riddled with sidesplitting comic salvos, bittersweet bombshells and hot '60s rock 'n' roll, this landmark film chronicles one man's raucous Saigon adventures amidst a world gone mad. Featuring all-new bonus material that includes hilarious outtakes from Robin Williams' "raw" monologues, this Special Edition of <i>Good Morning Vietnam</i> scores a direct hit every time you watch!
Harold & Kumar Go To White Castle (Unrated) 863 2004 Comedy <i>Fast Food. High Times.</i><br><br> If you like your comedy extreme and your action twisted, buckle up for this epic story of deep inhaling and sizzling hot buns!<br><br> Straitlaced, hard-working Harold (<b>John Cho</b>, the <i>American Pie</i> movies) and his roommate, the rebellious, party-loving Kumar (<b>Kal Penn</b>, <i>National Lampoon's Van Wilder</i>) have only one thing in common - a serious case of the munchies. As they set out on a quest to satisfy their craving, Harold and Kumar's simple road trip turns into a hilarious all-night adventure filled with outrageous obstacles, sick characters and dangerous, sexy curves!<br><br> With a hysterically funny supporting cast including Neil Patrick Harris and Fred Willard, <i>Harold & Kumar Go To White Castle</i> will take you on a rollercoaster comedy ride..
Harry Potter And The Goblet Of Fire 1194 2005 Adventure; Fantasy When Harry Potter's name emerges from the Goblet of Fire, he becomes a competitor in a grueling battle for glory among three wizarding schools - the Triwizard Tournament. But since Harry never submitted his name for the Tournament, who did? Now Harry must confront a deadly dragon, fierce water demons and an enchanted maze only to find himself in the cruel grasp of He Who Must Not Be Named. In this fourth film adaptation of J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter series, everything changes as Harry, Ron and Hermione leave childhood forever and take on challenges greater than anything they could have imagined.
Helen Of Troy 1453 2003 Action; Adventure; Drama; Romance <i>Their passion ignited a war and destroyed an empire.</i><br /><br /> One of the most epic adventure stories of all time comes powerfully to life in this original mini-series. Inspired by Homer's <I>The Iliad</I>, and featuring exotic locales, an international cast and state-of-the-art special effects, <I>Helen of Troy</I> depicts the legendary battle fought to win the love of the world's most beautiful woman.<br><br> Though married to Menelaus, King of Sparta, Helen (Sienna Guillory) falls madly in love with Paris (Matthew Marsden), a handsome Trojan prince. Together, the lovers flee to Troy, where Paris' father, King Priam (John Rhys Davies), gives them safe haven. bent on bringing Helen back, Menelaus' ruthless brother, Agamemnon (Rufus Sewell), leads the skilled Spartan army to the shores of the fortified city. After a ten-year siege, the Greeks win entrance to the fortified city using the fabled Trojan Horse, beginning the decisive battle which would ultimately decide the destinies of two empires.
Hells Angels On Wheels 772 1967 Adventure <i>"Tough To Resist!"-Leonard Maltin</i><br><br> Jack Nicholson stars as Poet, a bored gas station attendant who leaves his mundane life in the dust to blast down the open highway with the Hell's Angels, one of the world's hardest riding, toughest living motorcycle gangs. It's nonstop sex, drugs and action on a mind-blowing ride at first, but when the naive Poet gets mixed up with the gang leader's pretty girlfriend (<i>Easy Rider</i>'s Sabrina Scharf, future California state senator), his new high-octane lifestyle explodes! With the fluid cinematography of <i>Easy Rider</i>'s Laszlo Kovacs, this freewheeling, bare-knuckled adventure, featuring actual members of the notorious Northern California Hells Angels, is one wild trip!
Herbie Fully Loaded 1045 2005 Adventure; Comedy; Family; Fantasy; Sport <i>"Pure Disney Entertainment." - Clay Smith, The Insider</i><br><br> Start your engines! Lindsay Lohan (<i>Mean Girls, Freaky Friday</i>) does the driving when Herbie - the fun-lovin', freewheelin' '63 VW Beetle with a mind of its own - returns better than ever in Disney's all new, revved-up comedy adventure! Though a third-generation member of a NASCAR family, Maggie Peyton (<b>Lohan</b>) has always been forbidden from following her racing dreams by her overprotective father (<b>Michael Keaton</b> - <i>First Daughter</i>). But she has no idea her life is about to take a huge u-turn! After discovering the irresistible Herbie in a junkyard, they form a magical team that will save her family and rewrite the racing record books! With <b>Breckin Meyer</b> (<i>Road Trip</i>), <b>Matt Dillon</b> (<i>There's Something About Mary</i>) and an all-star cast along for the ride, you better believe ol' Number 53 has some new tricks under his hood!
Hidalgo 980 2004 Western <i>"It Will Take You On The Ride Of Your Life." - James Verniere, <i>Boston Herald</i></i><br /><br /> A sandstorm of epic proportions. A swarm of locusts so massive it obliterates the relentless sun. Deadly traps that defy imagination. These are just a few of the astonishing obstacles Frank T. Hopkins, the greatest long distance racer ever, faces in the rousing action-adventure <b>Hidalgo</b>. Based on a true story and starring Viggo Mortensen (<i>The Lord Of The Rings</i> Trilogy), Hopkins (Mortensen) and his mustang Hidalgo enter the ultimate extreme sport of its time - the Ocean Of Fire. Underdogs challenging the finest Arabian horses and riders, they must not only survive the grueling race across 3,000 miles of the Arabian Desert's punishing terrain, they must thwart the evil plots of competitors who vow victory at all costs! A great story of personal triumph, amazing special effects and memorable characters make <b>Hidalgo</b> one of the most thrilling adventures ever.
Hitcher II, The 466 2003 Thriller <i>C. Thomas Howell returns in this terrifying sequel to one of the most suspenseful thrillers of all time.</i><br /><br /> Still haunted by the frightening events of his past, Jim Halsey goes back to confront his demons. Joined by his girlfriend, Maggie, the two soon find themselves traveling down the same desolate stretch of West Texas road where the original nightmare began. After encountering a psychotic hitchhiker, Jack, Jim and Maggie soon discover their journey has turned into a fearsome race for survival in this un-nerving, heart-pounding adventure.
The Hollow 723 2004 Adventure; Horror Ian Cranston, the great-great-grandson of Ichabod Crane, returns to Sleepy Hollow unaware of his significant lineage...
Howling, The 697 1981 Adventure; Comedy; Fantasy; Horror <i>"One Of The Best Werewolf Movies Ever Made" -Los Angeles Magazine</i><br><br> Don't even try to run away, because by the time you hear "the howling" … it's already too late! With intense suspense, biting humor and "amazing special effects" (<I>Us</I> Magazine), this riveting tale of primal terror sinks its teeth into your deepest fears and never lets go!<br><br> Severely shaken after a near-fatal encounter with a serial killer, TV newscaster Karen White (Dee Wallace, <I>E.T.</I>) takes some much-needed time off. Hoping to conquer her inner demons, she heads for "the Colony," a secluded retreat where her new neighbors are just a tad too eager to make her feel at home. Also, there seems to be a bizarre link between her would-be attacker and this supposedly safe haven. And when, after nights of being tormented by savage shrieks and unearthly cries, Karen ventures into the forest to find answers, she makes a terrifying discovery. Now she must fight not only for her life… but for her very soul!
Hudson Hawk 253 1991 Action; Adventure; Comedy <i>Catch the Excitement, Catch the Adventure, Catch the Hawk.</i><br><br> Eddie "The Hawk" Hawkins, the world's most famous cat burglar, who, after 10 years in prison, is ready to go straight. But it's not going to be easy for The Hawk. The mob and the CIA have conspired to blackmail Eddie and his partner into stealing three da Vinci masterpieces from the most heavily-guarded museums in the world.<br><br> Sounds simple, right? WRONG!<br> While trying to steal the goods, hawk falls in love with a beautiful but schizophrenic nun and is relentlessly pursued by the greedy and powerful Minerva and Darwin Mayflower, who want the artworks as part of their twisted plot to ruin the world's economy. It's wall-to-wall action as the wise-cracking Hawk saves the world, wins the girl, and gets the last laugh.
Hunt For Eagle One, The 1239 2006 Action; Adventure <i>This Time The Stakes Are Higher.</i><br /><br /> The Strike Force team is back in the action-packed sequel to <i>The Hunt For Eagle One</i>. Starring Mark Dacascos (<i>Cradle 2 The Grave</i>, <i>Brotherhood Of The Wolf</i>) and Theresa Randle (<i>Bad Boys</i> & <i>Bad Boys II</i>).<BR><BR> Terrorists have stolen a Ground Control Encoder, a new anti-hijack device that enables Air Traffic Control to lock out the pilot's instruments and fly a plane by remote control. When the military learns of the terrorists' plan to use it to crash a jetliner into a secret U.S. Military Intelligence airbase in Southeast Asia, The Strike Force team is sent again into rebel territory to locate and recover the stolen encoder before the terrorists carry out their threat.
Ice Age 528 2002 Adventure; Animation; Comedy; Family Our favorite sub-zero heroes are back in a new single disc version! <br><BR> Includes a free kid's movie ticket for <i>Robots</i>, an <i>Ice Age 2</i> preview, a <i>Robot</i> sizzle piece and a coupon booklet for discounts on licensed <i>Robots</i> merchandise. <Br><Br> <i>**Please note this item is only available while supplies last</i>
Incredibles, The 856 2004 Animation From the Academy Award® winning creators of <i>Finding Nemo</i> (2003 Best Animated Feature Film) comes the action-packed animated adventure about the mundane and incredible lives of a house full of superheroes.<br><br> Bob Parr and his wife Helen used to be among the world's greatest crime fighters, saving lives and battling evil on a daily basis. Fifteen years later, they have been forced to adopt civilian identities and retreat to the suburbs where they live "normal" lives with their three kids, Violet, Dash, and Jack-Jack. Itching to get back into action, Bob gets his chance when a mysterious communication summons him to a remote island for a top secret assignment. He soon discovers that it will take a super family effort to rescue the world from total destruction.<Br><br> Exploding with fun and featuring an all-new animated short film, this spectacular 2-disc collector's edition DVD is high-flying entertainment for everyone. "It's James Bond, Indiana Jones, and the X-Men all rolled into one." -- Peter Travers, Rolling Stone
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade 155 1989 Action; Adventure The daring archaeologist and his father search for the Holy Grail and fight the Nazis.
Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark 153 1981 Action; Adventure Archeologist and adventurer Indiana Jones is hired by the US government to find the Ark of the Covenant, before the Nazis...
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom 154 1984 Action; Adventure After arriving in India, Indiana Jones is asked by a desperate village to find a mystical stone. He agrees, and stumbles upon a secret cult plotting a terrible plan in the catacombs of an ancient palace.
Interstate 60 539 2001 Action; Adventure <i>From the creator of Back To the Future</i><br /><br /> When golden boy Neil Oliver (James Marsden) is granted one wish by mystical character (Gary Oldman), he is set off on the road trip of a lifetime. On a highway that doesn't exist, Neil steps into an adventure where anything is possible: a woman who never says no, a town with free drugs and a girl of his dreams enticing him from billboards along the route. Take a ride on Interstate 60. No rules, no boundaries.
Into The Blue 1010 2005 Action; Crime; Thriller <i>Treasure Has Its Price</i><br><br> Red-hot action superstars Paul Walker and Jessica Alba heat up the screen as two sexy young divers who dream of finding hidden treasure. When they take some friends (Scott Caan and Ashley Scott) on an extreme sport adventure, the last thing they expect to see below the shark-infested waters is a legendary pirate ship rumored to contain millions of dollars in gold. But their incredible good fortune is short-lived, as a ruthless gang of deadly criminals gets word of what they have uncovered. The discovery of a lifetime could just cost the treasure hunters their lives, in the exciting new thriller from the director of <i>Blue Crush</i>.<br><br> <i><b>Check Out These INTO THE BLUE Clips!</i></b><br><br> <i><b>INTO THE BLUE Trailer<br> Click on one of the following links:</i></b><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/intotheblue/trailer_high.asx"target="new">Windows Media - Hi 300K</a><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/intotheblue/trailer_low.asx"target="new">Windows Media - Lo 56K</a><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/intotheblue/trailer_high.ram"target="new">Real Player - High 300K</a><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/intotheblue/trailer_low.ram"target="new">Real Player - Low 56K</a><br><br> <i><b>Diving Deeper Into The Blue<br> Click on one of the following links:</i></b><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/intotheblue/deeper_high.asx"target="new">Windows Media - Hi 300K</a><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/intotheblue/deeper_low.asx"target="new">Windows Media - Lo 56K</a><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/intotheblue/deeper_high.ram"target="new">Real Player - High 300K</a><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/intotheblue/deeper_low.ram"target="new">Real Player - Low 56K</a><br><br> <i><b>Deleted Scene: Saving Connor<br> Click on one of the following links:</i></b><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/intotheblue/saving_high.asx"target="new">Windows Media - Hi 300K</a><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/intotheblue/saving_low.asx"target="new">Windows Media - Lo 56K</a><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/intotheblue/saving_high.ram"target="new">Real Player - High 300K</a><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/intotheblue/saving_low.ram"target="new">Real Player - Low 56K</a><br><br>
Into The Sun 735 2005 Action; Adventure; Thriller <i>Only one man can stop the Yakuza.</i><br><br> Action superstar Steven Seagal is back in this nonstop thrill ride! When the governor of Tokyo is murdered, it falls on ex-CIA agent Travis Hunter to track down the responsible terrorists. However, the plot to kill the Governor is only the beginning of a web of corruption and violence. Hunter discovers a plan by a rising Yakuza leader to build an enormous drug-dealing network with the Chinese Mafia. With time running out and the Yakuza determined to see their plan through, Hunter must thwart the operation - and get out alive.
Italian Job, The 952 2003 Action; Adventure; Crime; Thriller <i>Get In. Get Out. Get Even.</i><br /><br /> The plan was flawless. The execution was perfect. Charlie Croker pulled off the crime of a lifetime. The one thing that he didn't plan on was being double-crossed. Now he wants more than the job's payoff...he wants payback. <BR><BR> Mark Wahlberg is electrifying as Croker in this "fast and furious action-adventure." Along with a drop-dead gorgeous safecracker (Charlize Theron), Croker and his team take off to re-steal the loot and end up in a pulse-pounding, pedal-to-the-metal chase that careens up, down and below the streets of Los Angeles. <BR><BR> With an ensemble all-star cast that also includes Edward Norton, Seth Green, Jason Statham, Mos Def, Franky G and Donald Sutherland, <i>The Italian Job</i> is hot!
Jack 340 1996 Comedy <i>Jack Powell is about to tackle his biggest adventure ever...the fifth grade!</i><br><br> Comedy favorite Robin Williams (<i>Flubber, Bicentennial Man</i>) lights up the screen in <b>Jack</b>, the acclaimed hit that has critics and audiences cheering! Williams stars as a mischievous 10-year-old who acts like any other boy his age, except he's in a grown-up's body. It's nonstop laughs as Jack embarks on the greatest adventure of his young life...the fifth grade. In Williams' wildest role ever, you're taken on a hilarious rides as Jack explores the ups and downs of life from a kid's point of view! With Bill Cosby (TV's <i>The Cosby Show</i>), Fran Drescher (TV's <i>The Nanny</i>), Diane Lane (<i>Under The Tuscan Sun</i>) and Jennifer Lopez (<i>Jersey Girl</i>) - join the millions of moviegoers who love this outrageous comedy hit!
Jet Li Hero 717 2004 Action; Adventure; Drama <i><font color="red">This is a UMD title that is currently only playable on the Sony PSP portable system.</font></i><br><br> Master filmmaker Quentin Tarantino presents <i>Hero</i> -- starring martial arts legend Jet Li in a visually stunning martial arts epic where a fearless warrior rises up to defy an empire and unite a nation! With supernatural skill ... and no fear ... a nameless soldier (Jet Li) embarks on a mission of revenge against the fearsome army that massacred his people. Now, to achieve the justice he seeks, he must take on the empire's most ruthless assassins and reach the enemy he has sworn to defeat! Acclaimed by critics and honored with numerous awards, HERO was nominated for both an Oscar® (2002 Best Foreign Language Film)and Golden Globe!
Judge Dredd 519 1995 Action; Adventure; Sci-Fi <i>In The Future...One Man Is Judge, Jury and Executioner!</i><br /><br /> In a time when all-powerful and coldly efficient "Judges" act with the supreme authority of both the police force and legal system, Judge Dredd (Stallone) is the most feared law enforcer of them all. But when a former judge hatches a sinister plot to overthrow the government and eliminate the Judges, Dredd is framed for murder!
Jumanji 1492 1995 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Drama; Family; Fantasy <i>"An exciting, thrilling adventure the whole family will love." -Barry Krutchnik, Premiere Radio Network</i><br /><br /> When young Alan Parrish discovers a mysterious board game, he doesn't realize its unimaginable powers, until he is magically transported before the startled eyes of his friend, Sarah, into the untamed jungles of <i>Jumanji</i>! There he remains for 26 years until he is freed from the game's spell by two unsuspecting children. Now a grown man, Alan (Robin Williams) reunites with Sarah (Bonnie Hunt) and together with Judy (Kirsten Dunst) and Peter (Bradley Pierce) tries to outwit the game's powerful forces in this imaginative adventure that combines breathtaking special effects with an enchanting mixture of comedy, magic and thrills.
Jurassic Park 99 1993 Adventure; Sci-Fi; Thriller Director Steven Spielberg's Jurassic masterpiece is back in this Collector's Edition containing interviews and special behind-the-scenes footage.<br><br> One of the most successful films in worldwide box office history, <I>Jurassic Park</I> remains a most compelling and spectacular experience. This thrilling adventure features Sam Neil, Laura Dern, Jeff Goldblum, and Richard Attenborough.<br><br> Featuring incredible special effects and action-packed drama, <I>Jurassic Park</I> takes you to a remote island where an amazing theme park with living dinosaurs is about to turn deadly, as five people must battle to survive among the prehistoric predators. Rediscover the breathtaking adventure you'll want to experience again and again.
Jurassic Park III 101 2001 Adventure; Sci-Fi; Thriller Adventure runs wild when renowned palentologist Dr. Alan Grant (Sam Neil) agrees to accompany a wealthy adventurer (William H. Macy) and his wife (Tea Leoni) on an aerial tour of Isla Sorna, InGen's former breeding ground for prehistoric creatures. But when they're terrifyingly stranded, Dr. Grant discovers that his hosts are not what they seem, and the island's native inhabitants are smarter, faster, fiercer and more brutal than he ever imagined in this heart-stomping thriller.<br><br> <b>Please Note:</b> Consumers who wish to purchase <I>Jurassic Park III</I> who already own their preferred copies of <I>Jurassic Park</I> and <I>The Lost World</I> may receive a collectable slipcase and Bonus Disc allowing them to complete their own "Jurassic Park Complete Collection" via mail for only $6.95. This coupon will be inside the disc itself.
Jurrassic Park II The Lost World 100 1997 Adventure; Sci-Fi; Thriller Director Steven Spielberg's Jurassic masterpiece is back in this Collector's Edition containing interviews and special behind-the-scenes footage.<br><br> One of the most successful films in worldwide box office history, <I>Jurassic Park</I> remains a most compelling and spectacular experience. This thrilling adventure features Sam Neill, Laura Dern, Jeff Goldblum, and Richard Attenborough.<br><br> Featuring incredible special effects and action-packed drama, <I>Jurassic Park</I> takes you to a remote island where an amazing theme park with living dinosaurs is about to turn deadly, as five people must battle to survive among the prehistoric predators. Rediscover the breathtaking adventure you'll want to experience again and again.
King Arthur 776 2004 Action; War <i>The Untold True Story That Inspired The Legend.</i><br><br> Now, from the producer of <i>Pearl Harbor</i> and the director of <i>Training Day</i>...experience the extended unrated director's cut of this hard-hitting action epic! Prepare for more thrills, more adventure and more intensity, as the heroic true story behind one of history's greatest legends explodes onto the screen! It is the valiant tale of Arthur (Clive Own) and his bond of brotherhood with Lancelot (Ioan Grufford), and the loyalty of the Knights Of the Round Table as they fight for freedom and those they love. Also starring Keira Knightley, this never-before-seen <i>King Arthur</i> is a longer, grittier and more explicit motion picture - don't miss it!
King Kong 266 1933 Adventure; Sci-Fi <i>First Time on DVD! - The Original 1933 Classic in Glorious Black & White! Digitally Restored Sound and Picture!</i><br><br> The legendary classic about a giant ape that is brought to New York City, and wreaks havoc!<Br><Br> Now, newly restored and digitally remastered!
King Kong 1067 2005 Action; Adventure; Drama; Fantasy Academy Award® –winning director Peter Jackson (<i>The Lord of the Rings</i> Trilogy) brings his sweeping cinematic vision to <i>King Kong</i>. <Br><br> Naomi Watts, Adrien Brody and Jack Black star in this spectacular film filled with heart-pounding action, terrifying creatures and groundbreaking special effects unlike anything you’ve seen before! Get ready for breathtaking action in this thrilling epic adventure about a legendary gorilla captured on a treacherous island and brought to civilization, where he faces the ultimate fight for survival. Experience the movie that critics are hailing as a "rousing, exciting cinematic adventure!" (Scott Mantz, <i>Access Hollywood</i>)
King Solomon's Mines (Artisan) 1209 2003 Adventure <i>The Greatest Treasure Known To Man. The Greatest Adventure Of All Time.</i><br /><br /> No one knew if the fabled tomb existed. Those who have searched for it never returned. It's been said that whoever finds it will become the richest soul on the face of the earth-some say, the most cursed. Now, one brave man has been hired to find out what is true, what is myth, and what is really buried in the darkness of <i>King Solomon's Mines</i>.
Knight's Tale, A 1289 2001 Action; Adventure; Comedy <i>He Will Rock You</i><br /><br /> The 14th century takes a rocking new twist in <I>A Knight's Tale</I>, a stylish, exciting, action-packed adventure starring Heath Ledger (<I>The Patriot, 10 Things I Hate About You</I>) from acclaimed director Brian Helgeland (<I>Payback</I>). With heroic performances from Mark Addy (<I>The Full Monty, Down To Earth</I>), Rufus Sewell (<I>Dangerous Beauty, Dark City</I>) and Alan Tudyk (<I>28 Days, Wonder Boys</I>) and introducing sensational newcomer Shannyn Sossamon.<br><br> Heath Ledger is William Thatcher, a peasant squire who breaks all the rules when he passes himself off as a nobleman and takes the jousting world by storm. The only thing that stands between William and his dream of becoming the world champion of the extremest of sports is the bad boy of the sport Count Adhemar. And when the two rivals go lance to head at the world finals to determine who will be named the ultimate champion, you better arm yourself and hang on tight for the thrill ride of your life!
Kung Fu Hustle 1120 2004 Action; Comedy <i>From Walking Disaster To Kung Fu Master</i><br><br> <b>Stephen Chow</b> (director and star of <i>Shaolin Soccer</i>) is at it again with his newest action-packed and comedic martial-arts adventure, <i>Kung Fu Hustle</i>.<Br><Br> From wildly-imaginative kung fu showdowns to dance sequences featuring tuxedoed mobsters, you've never seen action this outrageous and characters this zany! With jaw-dropping fight sequences by <b>Yuen Wo Ping</b> (famed action choreographer of <i>Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon</i> and <i>The Matrix</i>), <i>Kung Fu Hustle</i> will blow you away!<Br><br> In a town ruled by the Axe Gang, Sing (<b>Stephen Chow</b>) desperately wants to become a member. He stumbles into a slum ruled by eccentric landlords who turn out to be kung fu masters in disguise. Sing's actions eventually cause the Axe Gang and the slumlords to engage in an explosive kung fu battle. Only one side will win and only one hero will emerge as the greatest kung fu master of all. <br><br> <i><b>Watch the trailer for KUNG FU HUSTLE!<br> Click on one of the following links:</i></b><br><Br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/kungfuhustle/trailer_high.asx"target="new">Windows Media - Hi 300K</a><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/kungfuhustle/trailer_low.asx"target="new">Windows Media - Lo 56K</a><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/kungfuhustle/trailer_high.ram"target="new">Real Player - High 300K</a><br><br> <a href="http://www.sonypictures.com/sphe/kungfuhustle/trailer_low.ram"target="new">Real Player - Low 56K</a><br><br>
Lara Croft 994 2003 Action; Adventure; Fantasy; Thriller <i>"Thumbs Up! Better than the first. It's fun!"-Roger Ebert, Ebert & Roeper</i><br /><br /> Laura Croft is back in action and faces her most perilous mission. To recover what ancient civilization believed to be the essence of all evil, Pandora’s Box. She must travel the globe, from Greece to Hong Kong to Kenya and beyond to get to the box before it is found by a maniacal scientist whose plan it is to use it for mass annihilation.<br> <br> For this adventure Laura recruits her ex-partner, Terry Sheridan, a dangerous mercenary who has previously betrayed Laura and their country. She knows he's the best for the mission, but can she trust him again?<br> <br> Join her as she races through furious hand-to-hand battles, blazing shoot-outs and breathtaking sky-diving escapes to try to save the ancient artifact.....and mankind’s future.
Lara Croft Tomb Raider 42 2001 Action; Adventure <i>"Angelina Jolie Delivers! She's The Ultimate Superhero" -Sandie Newton, CBS-TV</i><br><br> Lara Croft, the world's most famous video-game heroine, burst onto the big screen in "…the most stylish and entertaining action-adventure movie in years!"<br><br> Exploring lost empires, finding priceless treasures, punishing villains in mortal combat.. It's all in a day's work for adventurer Lara Croft (Angelina Jolie). But a secret from her father's (Jon Voight) past is about to lead Lara to her greatest challenge: the Triangle Of Light, a legendary artifact with the power to alter space and time. Lara must find the Triangle before it falls into the clutches of the Illuminati, a secret society bent on world domination. To stop the Illuminati, Lara will have to survive a cross-continental chase filled with unimaginable danger. But for the Tomb Raider, danger is the name of the game.
Last Holiday 1174 2006 Adventure; Comedy; Drama <i>She always thought she was somebody special...and she was.</i><br /><br /> It's advice to follow for shy New Orleans cookware salesclerk Georgia Byrd (Oscar® nominee Queen Latifah) when she's led the believe that she has less than a month to live. It's time to give her life a serious makeover, so Georgia jets off on a dream vacation to live like there's no tomorrow! Enjoy hearty laughs and rollicking comedic misadventures when Georgia shakes up a glamorous European resort spa while enthusiastically embracing a new look...new moves...and a new attitude! LL Cool J is the handsome suitor back home who's not about to let Georgia slip away. Timothy Hutton, Gerard Depardieu, Alicia Witt and Giancarlo Esposito also star in this comedy hit that makes the good times last forever.
Last Of The Mohicans, The 590 1992 Adventure; Romance; War An epic adventure and passionate romance unfold against the panorama of a frontier wilderness ravaged by war. Academy Award winner Daniel Day-Lewis stars as Hawkeye, rugged frontiersman and adopted son of the Mohicans, and Madeleine Stowe is Cora Munro, aristocratic daughter of a proud British Colonel. Their love, tested by fate, blazes amidst a brutal conflict between the British, the French and Native American allies that engulfs the majestic mountains and cathedral-like forests of Colonial America.
Last Samurai, The 917 2003 Action; Adventure; Drama; War Tom Cruise plays Civil War hero Capt. Nathan Algren, who comes to Japan to fight the Samurai and ends up pledging himself to their cause. Ken Watanabe (Academy Award nominee) plays Katsumoto, a Samurai leader facing a vanishing way of life, whose destiny becomes intertwined with that of the American captain. Edward Zwick (winner of the National Board of Review's Best Director Award) directs this sweeping and emotional epic tale of the birth of modern Japan.
League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen 922 2003 Action; Fantasy; Sci-Fi <i>"A Mind Blowing Adventure." - Sandie Newton, <i>CBS-TV</i></i><br /><br /> A hunter, a scientist, a vampire, an invisible man, an immortal, a spy, a beast... when a masked madman known as "The Fantom" threatens to launch global Armageddon, legendary adventurer Allan Quatermain commands a legion of superheroes, the like of which mankind has never seen. Now, despite fighting their own personal demons - and each other - they must join forces to save the world. <br> <br> Sean Connery leads a stellar cast in this breath taking, "thrill-a-minute" (Jeffery Lyons NBC-TV) extravaganza loaded with "eye-popping effects and amazing action!" (Bill Bregoli, Westwood One)
Legend 573 1986 Fantasy <i>A 2-Disc Collection…</i><br /><br /> Tom Cruise stars in this visually-stunning fantasy adventure in which pure good and evil battle to the death amidst spectacular surroundings. Set in a timeless mythical forest inhabited by fairies, goblins, unicorns and mortals, this fantastic story has Tom Cruise, a mystical forest dweller, chosen by fate to undertake a heroic quest. He must save a beautiful princess, Mia Sara, and defeat the demonic Lord of Darkness, Tim Curry, or the world will be plunged into a never-ending ice age. Co-starring Billy Barty and Alice Playten and directed by Ridley Scott, famed for his remarkable settings and unparalleled imagery, the incredibly realized fable is the stuff movie legends are made of.
Legend Of Drunken Master, The 46 1994 Action; Adventure; Comedy <i>He's got a secret weapon with a lot of kick.</i><br><br> The action legend himself -- Jackie Chan (<I>Shanghai Noon, Rush Hour</I>) -- explodes across the screen in a power-packed adventure that critics agree captures some of the most incredible action stunts ever! When the British government is discovered smuggling precious Chinese artifacts out of the country, folklore hero Wong Fei Hong (Chan) uses his uniquely outlandish style of martial arts…Drunken Boxing…to fight the conspirators and salvage the valuables before it's too late! And the more Hong drinks, the more agile he becomes -- able to fend off numerous attacks with unbelievable moves! With Chinese treasures and family pride on the line, Hong steps up to every challenge in this fun and unstoppable entertaining hit!
Legend of Zorro, The 1084 2005 Abenteuer; Action The original caped crusader is back! Antonio Banderas and Academy Award®-winner Catherine Zeta-Jones (2002, Best Supporting Actress, Chicago) return for more swashbuckling action, adventure and excitement in the explosive cinematic thrill-ride, <i>The Legend of Zorro!<br><br></i> Having spent the last ten years fighting injustice and cruelty, Alejandro de la Vega (Banderas) is now facing his greatest challenge: his loving wife Elena (Zeta-Jones) has thrown him out of the house! Elena has filed for divorce and found comfort in the arms of Count Armand (Rufus Sewell), a dashing French aristocrat. But Alejandro knows something she doesn't: Armand is the evil mastermind behind a terrorist plot to destroy the United States. And so, with his marriage and country's future at stake, it's up to Zorro to try and save two unions before it's too late.
Lemony Snicket's A Series Of Unfortunate Events (Widescreen) 744 2004 Adventure; Family; Thriller Dear Viewer,<br> If you enjoy movies filled with singing rabbits, exploding spaceships, or cheerleaders, you are holding the wrong DVD entirely.<br><br> this movie is extremely alarming, an expression which here means "a thrilling misadventure involving three ingenious orphans and a villainous actor named Count Olaf (Carrey) who wants their enormous fortune." It includes a suspicious fire, delicious pasta, Jim Carrey, poorly behaved leeches, an incredibly deadly viper, Meryl Streep, and the voice of an impostor named Jude Law. The only things that could make such a spectacle more upsetting are special features, such as commentary by me or outtakes involving nervous laughter.<br><br> I am bound to continue my research into the lives of the Baudelaire orphans, but you are free to seek lighter fare, like bleu cheese fondue.<br><br> With all due respect,<br> <i>Lemony Snicket</i><br><br>
Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou, The 817 2004 Comedy Internationally famous oceanographer Steve Zissou (Bill Murray) and his crew - Team Zissou - set sail on an expedition to hunt down the mysterious, elusive, possibly non-existent jaguar shark that killed Zissou's partner during the documentary filming of their latest adventure. They are joined on their voyage by a young airline co-pilot who may or may not be Zissou's son, (Owen Wilson), a beautiful journalist (Cate Blanchett) assigned to write a profile of Zissou, and his estranged wife and co-producer, Eleanor (Anjelica Huston). They face overwhelming complications including pirates, kidnapping and bankruptcy. Oscar-nominated writer-director Wes Anderson (2001, <i>The Royal Tenenbaums</i>, Best Original Screenplay) has assembled an all-star cast that includes Willem Dafoe, Jeff Goldblum, Michael Gambon, Noah Taylor, and Bud Cort for this wildly original adventure-comedy.
Mad Max 502 1980 Action; Adventure; Drama; Horror; Sci-Fi <i>"A riveting classic." -- The New York Times</i><br /><br /> Setting Mel Gibson on a sure path to superstardom, this highly acclaimed "crazy collide-o-scope" (<I>Newsweek</I>) of highway mayhem "cinematically defined the postapocalyptic landscape" (<I>TV Guide</I>). Featuring eye-popping stunts that are "electrifying and very convincing" (<I>Variety</I>) and "an authentically nihilistic spirit" (<I>The Village Voice</I>), <I>Mad Max</I>) is "pure cinematic poetry" (<I>Time</I>).<br><br> In the ravaged near-future, a savage motorcycle gang rules the road. Terrorizing innocent civilians while tearing up the streets, the ruthless gang laughs in the face of a police force hell-bent on stopping them. But they underestimate one officer: Max Rockatansky (Gibson). And when the bikers brutalize Max's best friend and family, they send him into a mad frenzy that leaves him with only one thing left in the world to live for - revenge!
Mad Max 2 : The Road Warrior 503 1981 Action; Adventure; Sci-Fi <i>Ruthless... Savage... Spectacular</i><br /><br /> In the annals of action movies few can compare with The Road Warrior, a full-throttle epic of speed and carnage that rockets you into a dreamlike landscape where the post-nuclear future meets the mythological past. More simploy, it's also one of the most mind-blowing stunt movies ever made. Mel Gibson plays Max, the heroic loner who drives the roads of outback Australia in an unending search for gasoline. Arrayed against him and the other scraggly defends of a fuel-depot encampment are the bizarre warriors commanded by The Humungus, notorious for never taking prisoners when they can pulverize them instead. When the battle is joined, the results are savage and spectacular.
Mad Max 3: Beyond Thunderdome 504 1985 Action; Adventure; Sci-Fi Mad Max becomes a pawn in a decadent oasis of technological society, and when exiled, becomes the deliverer of a colony of children.
March Of The Penguins 1232 2005 Documentary <i>A movie to amaze the eyes and astonish the heart.</i><br /><br /> Every year, thousands of emperor penguins make an astonishing journey to breed their young. They are birds, but they do not fly. They are aquatic animals, but this time they will not swim. Instead, they walk - marching day and night in single file 70 miles into the darkest, driest and coldest continent on Earth.<br><br> Narrated by Morgan Freeman, <i>March of the Penguins</i> is an amazing, awe-inspiring, all-ages, true-life tale touched with humor and alive with thrills. Breathtaking photography captures the transcendent beauty and staggering you-are-there drama of devoted parent penguins who, in the face of the fierce polar winter, take turns guarding their egg and trekking to the ocean in search of food. Predators hunt them, storms lash them. But the safety of their adorable, fuzzy chicks make it all worthwhile. So follow the leader...to adventure!
El Mariachi 1320 1993 Action; Crime; Thriller <i>The Sundance Film Festival winner from Director Robert Rodriguez!</i><br /><br /> All he wants is to be a Mariachi, like his father, his grandfather and his great grandfather before him. But the town he thinks will bring him luck brings him only a curse of deadly mistaken identity. Forced to trade his guitar for a gun, the mariachi is playing for his life in this critically-acclaimed film debut from director Robert Rodriguez.<br><br> Financed with earnings from a month-long stay in a research hospital, this astonishing action adventure was shot with no secodn takes, using borrowed equipment and a talented cast of unknowns. The riveting result is a wild bullet-dodging ride through a world of bandido violence, from the suspense of the opening shoot-out to the tragedy of the unexpected conclusion. WIth little more than a great story and a lot of heart, Rodriguez has craeted pure movie pleasure, setting new standards for independent filmmaking, and establishing himself as an unquestionable talent. "An enormously entertaining movie." (Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times)
Master And Commander 921 2003 Action; Adventure; Drama; War <i>"The Best Movie Of The Year!"-A.O. Scott, The New York Times</i><br /><br /> The fate of an empire rests on the shoulders of one man. Academy Award winner Russell Crowe commands the screen in this spectacular, high-seas adventure directed by Peter Weir.<Br><br> After a sneak attack by a French warship inflicts severe damage upon his vessel, Captain "Lucky" Jack Aubrey (Crowe) is torn between duty and friendship as he embarks on a thrilling, high-stakes chase across two oceans to capture or destroy the enemy at any cost.
Maximum Risk 315 1996 Action <i>The Other Side of Safety.</i><br><br> Prepare for Maximum Van Dammage when action superstar Jean-Claude Van Damme is joined by sexy newcomer Natasha Henstridge in their most explosive roles yet! Alain Moreau's investigation into the death of his identical twin brother leads him from the beauty of the south of France to the mean streets of New York City and into the arms of his brother's girlfriend. Pursued by ruthless Russian mobsters and renegade FBI agents, the duo race against time to solve his brother's murder and expose an international conspiracy. Sparked by the erotic chemistry between Van Damme and Henstridge, spectacular stunts, and globe-hopping adventure, <I>Maximum Risk</I> is "vintage Van Damme"
Me, Myself & Irene 1353 2000 Adventure; Comedy; Crime; Romance <i>It's not unusual for two men to be in love with the same woman…unless it's the same man.</i><br /><br /> Jim Carrey delivers a hysterical performance in this "fall-down, flat-out, irresistibly deranged movie" (<I>Rolling Stone</I>). Rhode Island state trooper Charlie Baileygates (Jim Carrey) proves that nice guys finish first after marrying the prettiest gal in town. But when she leaves him for another man, Charlie develops a split personality and his outrageous opposite, Hank, is born! Hank's got a filthy mouth, a bad attitude and a short fuse. When Charlie falls crazy in love with the beautiful but wanted Irene, he must wage war -- with himself -- for the confused Irene's affections.
Mean Creek 840 2004 Adventure; Crime; Drama; Thriller <i>Beneath The Surface Everyone Has A Secret.</i><br><br> With wonderfully authentic performances from a talented cast including Rory Culkin (<i>Signs, You Can Count On Me</i>) and Trevor Morgan, first-time director Jacob Aaron Estes brings you a story of friendship, tolerance and forgiveness that Roger Ebert calls "extraordinary" and <i>Entertainment Weekly</i> says is "...a terrifically harrowing tale!"<bR><bR> Sam (Culkin) can't seem to forget the day as he was beaten at school by the class bully, George. His teenage brother Rocky (Morgan) won't let him forget, either. Together with his best friends, Rocky plans a little harmless revenge and a lesson in humility. But, when the plan turns suddenly tragic, the true lesson of consequence is one they must all learn themselves. Kenneth Turan of the <i>L.A. Times</i> says <i>Mean Creek</i> is "...a revelation... with echoes of <i>Deliverance</i> and ...<i>River's Edge.</i>"
Meet The Fockers 740 2004 Comedy Domestic disaster looms for male nurse Greg Focker (Stiller) when his straight-laced, ex-CIA father-in-law (De Niro) asks to meet his wildly unconventional mom and dad (Streisand and Hoffman). It’s family bonding gone hysterically haywire, in the must-see comedy critics are calling "A laugh riot!" (Larry King)
Memphis Belle 673 1990 Action; Drama; War Matthew Modine and Eric Stoltz head the dynamic cast of Memphis Belle, an adventure inspired by true World War II heroics. Producers David Puttnam and Catherine yler used her father William Wyler's 1944 film about the famed Flying Fortress as inspiration.
Mission Impossible 851 1996 Action; Adventure; Mystery; Thriller Tom Cruise stars as Ethan Hunt, a secret agent framed for the deaths of his espionage team. Fleeing from government assassins, breaking into the CIA's most impenetrable vault, clinging to the roof of a speeding bullet train, Hunt races like a burning fuse to stay one step ahead of his pursuers...and draw one step closer to discovering the shocking truth.
Mummy 327 1999 Action; Adventure; Horror Deep in the Egyptian desert, a handful of people searching for a long-lost treasure have just unearthed a 3,000 year old legacy of terror. Combining the thrills of a rousing adventure with the suspense of Universal's legendary 1932 horror classic The Mummy, Starring Brendan Fraser, is a true nonstop action epic, filled with dazzling visual effects, top-notch talent and superb storytelling.
Mummy Returns, The 328 2001 Action; Adventure; Horror <i>"A Must-See Adventure!" -Jeffrey Lyons, WNBC-TV</i><br><br> The year's biggest action-adventure is coming home… with a vengeance! Brendan Fraser and an all-star cast reunite with Stephen Sommers for explosive, non-stop thrills in "the ultimate rollercoaster movie ride!" (<I>Seattle Post Intelligence</I>)<br><br> An ancient legacy of terror is unleashed when the accursed mummy, Imhotep (Arnold Vosloo), is resurrected - along with a force even more powerful: the Scorpion King (The Rock). Now, as the fate of all mankind hangs in the balance, Rick O'Connell (Fraser) and his wife Evie (Rachel Weisz) embark on a daring, desperate race to save their son - and the world - from unspeakable evil. Supercharged with pulse-pounding action and spectacular special effects that'll blow you away, <I>The Mummy Returns</I> is "The best adventure movie of the year!" (<I>MTV Radio</I>)
Mysterious Island 1196 2005 Action; Adventure; Fantasy <i>The Most Thrilling Adventure Unknown To Man.</i><br /><br /> Escaping from a Confederate prison camp by balloon, five survivors land on an uncharted island in the Pacific. Far from being a sanctuary, the island is home to carnivorous monsters, bloodthirsty pirates, and the mad genius, Captain Nemo, who inhabits the mysterious island for his own strange ends.
Nanny McPhee 1190 2006 Adventure; Comedy <i>"The New Mary Poppins!" -- Melanie Moon, WB-TV</i><br /><br /> In this wickedly charming tale, Emma Thompson portrays a mysterious woman with special powers who enters the household of the recently widowed Mr. Brown (Colin firth) and attempts to tame his seven very naughty children. The children have managed to drive away 17 previous nannies, but as Nanny McPhee takes control, they begin to notice that their misbehaving has magical and startling consequences. "A magical, fantastic and wonderful fable that will capture the heart of the whole family!" (Maria Salas, NBC-TV)
National Treasure 716 2004 Action; Adventure <i>"National Treasure is the Indiana Jones of the new Millennium!"-Paul Fischer, Dark Horizons</i><br><br> From Jerry Bruckheimer, producer of <i>Pirates of the Caribbean</i> and Jon Turtletaub, director of <i>Phenomenon</i>, comes <i>National Treasure</i>. It's the thrilling, edge-of-your-seat adventure starring Academy Award winner Nicolas Cage as Benjamin Franklin Gates. Ever since he was a boy, Gates has been obsessed with finding the legendary Knights Templar Treasure, the greatest fortune known to man. As Gates tries to find and decipher ancient riddles that will lead him to it, he's dogged by a ruthless enemy (Sean Bean, <i>The Lord of the Rings</i> trilogy) who wants the riches for himself. Now in a race against time, Gates must steal one of America's most sacred and guarded documents - the Declaration of Independence - or let it, and a key clue to the mystery, fall into dangerous hands. Heart-pounding chases, close calls and the FBI turn Gates' quest into a high-stakes crime caper and the most exciting treasure hunt you've ever experienced.
The New World 1155 2005 Adventure; Biography; Drama; History; Romance A Terrence Malick-scripted drama about explorer John Smith and the clash between Native Americans and English settlers in the 17th century. <a href="/rg/title-tease/trailers/title/tt0402399/trailers">(view trailer)</a>
O Brother, Where Art Thou? 146 2000 Comedy; Crime Disenchanted with the daily drudge of crushing rocks on a prison farm in Mississippi, the dapper, silver-tongued Ulysses Everett McGill (George Clooney, <I>The Perfect Storm</I>) busts loose. Except he's shackled to his two chain-mates from the chain gang - bad tempered Pete (John Turturro, <I>Summer of Sam</I>) and sweet, dimwitted Delmar (Tim Blake Nelson, <I>Hamlet</I>). With nothing to lose and buried loot to regain - before it is lost forever in a flood - the three embark on the adventure of a lifetime in this hilarious offbeat road picture. Populated with strange characters, including a blind prophet, sexy sirens and a one-eyed Bible salesman (John Goodman, <I>Coyote Ugly</I>), it's an odyssey filled with chases, close calls, near misses and betrayal that will leave you laughing at every outrageous and surprising twist and turn.
O Brother, Where Art Thou? 997 2000 Adventure; Comedy; Crime; Music Disenchanted with the daily drudge of crushing rocks on a prison farm in Mississippi, the dapper, silver-tongued Ulysses Everett McGill (George Clooney, <I>The Perfect Storm</I>) busts loose. Except he's shackled to his two chain-mates from the chain gang - bad tempered Pete (John Turturro, <I>Summer of Sam</I>) and sweet, dimwitted Delmar (Tim Blake Nelson, <I>Hamlet</I>). With nothing to lose and buried loot to regain - before it is lost forever in a flood - the three embark on the adventure of a lifetime in this hilarious offbeat road picture. Populated with strange characters, including a blind prophet, sexy sirens and a one-eyed Bible salesman (John Goodman, <I>Coyote Ugly</I>), it's an odyssey filled with chases, close calls, near misses and betrayal that will leave you laughing at every outrageous and surprising twist and turn.
Oliver Twist (2005) 1078 2005 Drama <i>From the Academy Award-Winning Director of "The Pianist"</i><br><br> Roman Polanski directs the classic Charles Dickens' story of a young orphan boy who gets involved with a gang of pickpockets in 19th Century London. Abandoned at an early age, Oliver Twist (Barney Clark) is forced to live in a workhouse lorded over by the awful Mr. Bumble, who cheats the boys of their meager rations. Desperate yet determined, Oliver makes his escape to the streets of London. Penniless and alone, he is lured into a world of crime by the sinister Fagin (Academy-Award® winner Sir Ben Kingsley) -- the mastermind of a gang of pint-sized pickpockets. Oliver's rescue by the kindly Mr. Brownlow is only the beginning of a series of adventures that lead him to the promise of a better life.
One Magic Christmas 238 1985 Adventure; Comedy; Drama <i>Miracles Do Happen!</i><br><br> Christmas is a time of enchantment...when a wondrous feeling, larger than life, captures the soul...but not for everyone…<br> Academy Award Winner Mary Steenburgen stars as a young mother, Ginny Grainger, who is disillusioned with Christmas and finds its approach as adding only more pressures to an already stress-filled existence. Thanks to the unshakable faith of her young daughter, Abbie, and a guardian angel named Gideon, played by Harry Dean Stanton, Ginny’s spirit of hope and Christmas is re-kindled through a miraculous yuletide experience in which she sees what life would be like if Christmas did not exist.<br> In the tradition of “It’s A Wonderful Life” and “A Christmas Carol,” One Magic Christmas is a renowned holiday favorite not to be missed! It will touch your heart and warm your soul, but most of all...it will leave you inspired with the true spirit of Christmas!
Pacifier, The 853 2005 Action; Comedy; Family; Thriller <i>This Navy S.E.A.L. Meets His Match.</i><br><br> Walt Disney Pictures presents action hero <b>Vin Diesel</b> (<i>XXX, The Fast and the Furious</i>) in a fast-paced comedy form the director of <i>Bringing Down the House</i>! Lt. Shane Wolfe (<b>Diesel</b>) is a tough-as-nails Navy S.E.A.L. who has controlled military operations in every corner of the globe. Now the ultimate test comes when he's assigned to protect the home front...as in a house loaded with five out-of-control kids! But even when he trades combat gear for diapers and juice boxes, it's not just a babysitting job...it's an adventure! Armed with hilarious laughs and tons of great bonus features, it's the perfect DVD for the whole family to enjoy!
Papillon 279 1973 Drama <i>The Greatest Adventure Of Escape.</i><br><br> They called him <i>Papillon</i>, meaning "butterfly." If only he had wings to go with the name. Unable to fly, Henri Charriere virtually willed himself free. He persisted until he did the impossible: escape Devil's Island.<bR><bR> Based on Charriere's bestseller and shot in Spain and Jamaica, <b>Franklin J. Schaffner</b>'s film of <i>Papillon</i> united two stars at key career junctures. After a decade of fine work in <i>The Great Escape</i>, <i>The Sand Pebbles</i>, and <i>Bullitt</i>, <b>Steve McQueen</b> found in Charriere another ideal tough-guy role. Coming off <i>The Graduate</i>, <i>Midnight Cowboy</i>, and <i>Little Big Man</i>, <b>Dustin Hoffman</b> again distinguished himself as Dega, Charriere's scruffy friend.
Patriot, The 1335 2000 Action; Drama; War <i>"A Thunderous Spectacle The Patriot Packs A Wallop." -Peter Travers, ROLLING STONE</i><br /><br /> In the emotionally-charged adventure <I>The Patriot</I>, Academy Award®-winner Mel Gibson stars as Benjamin Martin, a reluctant hero who is swept into the American Revolution when the war reaches his home and threatens his family.<br><br> A hero of the fierce French and Indian conflict, Martin had renounced fighting forever to raise his family in peace. But when the British arrive at his South Carolina home and endanger what he holds most dear, Martin takes up arms alongside his idealistic patriot son, Gabriel (Heath Ledger of <I>10 Things I Hate About You</I>), and leads a brave rebel Militia into the battle against a relentless and overwhelming English army. In the process, he discovers the only way to protect his family is to fight for a young nation's freedom.
Patriot, The 1439 2000 Action; Drama; War <i>"A Thunderous Spectacle The Patriot Packs A Wallop." -Peter Travers, ROLLING STONE</i><br /><br /> In the emotionally-charged adventure <I>The Patriot</I>, Academy Award®-winner Mel Gibson stars as Benjamin Martin, a reluctant hero who is swept into the American Revolution when the war reaches his home and threatens his family.<br><br> A hero of the fierce French and Indian conflict, Martin had renounced fighting forever to raise his family in peace. But when the British arrive at his South Carolina home and endanger what he holds most dear, Martin takes up arms alongside his idealistic patriot son, Gabriel (Heath Ledger of <I>10 Things I Hate About You</I>), and leads a brave rebel Militia into the battle against a relentless and overwhelming English army. In the process, he discovers the only way to protect his family is to fight for a young nation's freedom.
Perfect Storm, The 1412 2000 Adventure; Drama; Action; Thriller Atlantic swells form 100-foot walls. Wind shrieks at a maxed-out Force 12. In October 1991 three raging weather fronts -- one of them Hurricane Grace -- combine to form the greatest storm in recorded history.<BR><BR> George Clooney and Mark Wahlberg lead a talented cast in this harrowing special-effects adventure that intercuts the plight of seafarers struggling to reach safe harbor with the heroics of air/sea rescue crews. Directed by Wolfgang Petersen, <I>The Perfect Storm</I> tosses excitement your way in waves.
Pink Panther, The 1221 2006 Comedy <i>Get a clue.</i><br /><br /> When a star soccer coach is murdered and his priceless Pink Panther diamond stolen, France is in an uproar. Fortunately, Inspector Jacques Clouseau (Steve Martin, <i>Bowfinger</i>, <i>Cheaper by the Dozen</i>) is on the case. He doesn't have a clue, but for Clouseau, that's just a minor detail. With his partner, Gilbert Ponton (Jean Reno, <i>The Da Vinci Code</i>, <I>The Professional</i>), he careens from one misadventure to the next, leaving mayhem in his wake from the boulevards of Paris to the streets of New York. Will he seduce the pop diva, Xania (Beyoncé Knowles, <I>Austin Powers: Goldmember</i>)? Will he push Chief Inspector Dreyfus (Oscar® Winner Kevin Kline, 1988 Best Supporting Actor, <I>A Fish Called Wanda</i>) over the edge? Will he catch the killer and recover the diamond? With Inspector Clouseau, anything is possible.
Pirates of Treasure Island 1242 2006 Action; Adventure; Horror
Poseidon Adventure, The 1128 2005 Action; Drama <i>Contains 40 Minutes Of Unseen Footage</i><br><br> As the luxury liner Poseidon slices through the waters of an ocean storm, the greatest danger is already on board - a terrorist with an explosive message for the world. Detonated on New Year's Eve, the blast capsizes the ship leaving a motley crew - the madman among them - struggling for survival in this upside-down life-and-death drama.
Postman, The 680 1997 Action; Adventure; Drama; Sci-Fi <i>The year is 2013. One man walked in off the horizon and hope came with him.</i><br><br> Set in 2013, after the war has destroyed most of USA, including the government. A solitary traveler (played by Kevin Costner) is captured by a fascist military group called the Holnists led by Hitler-like General Bethlehem. When he escapes from the Holnists he finds an abandoned mail Jeep and uniform, and starts to travel through small cities, telling them he is a postman, a representative of the restored United States. Noone believes him at first, but soon he has followers, and they start to prepare a revolt against Holnists.
Predator 625 1987 Action; Horror; Sci-Fi; Thriller Arnold Schwarzenegger stars in this action-packed adventure story of fighting men pitted against an unseen enemy, a force more powerful than their fiercest weapons. Recruited by the CIA to rescue hostages held by guerrilla fighters in a Central American country, Schwarzenegger and his men encounter an enemy unimaginably more deadly than any on Earth--because the Predator is not of this Earth.
Pulp Fiction 12 1994 Crime; Drama <i>A 2-Disc Set</i><br><br> Critics and audiences worldwide hailed <I>Pulp Fiction</I> as the star-studded motion picture that redefined cinema in the 20th Century! Writer/Director Quentin Tarantino (Academy Award® Winner - Best Original Screenplay, 1994) delivers an unforgettable cast of characters - including a pair of low-rent hit men (John Travolta and Samuel L. Jackson), their boss's sexy wife (Uma Thurman) and a desperate prizefighter (Bruce Willis) - in a wildly entertaining and exhilarating motion picture adventure that both thrills and amuses!
Pulp Fiction 531 1994 Comedy; Crime; Drama <i>A 2-Disc Set</i><br /><br /> Critics and audiences worldwide hailed <I>Pulp Fiction</I> as the star-studded motion picture that redefined cinema in the 20th Century! Writer/Director Quentin Tarantino (Academy Award® Winner - Best Original Screenplay, 1994) delivers an unforgettable cast of characters - including a pair of low-rent hit men (John Travolta and Samuel L. Jackson), their boss's sexy wife (Uma Thurman) and a desperate prizefighter (Bruce Willis) - in a wildly entertaining and exhilarating motion picture adventure that both thrills and amuses!
Quest, The 316 1996 Action <i>A lost city. A man of destiny. A test of honor.</i><br><br> One man's search for his soul leads him on the ultimate journey. In his most spectacular adventure to date, acclaimed action superstar Jean-Claude Van Damme directs and stars in this exotic odyssey that takes him from the slums of New York to the mysterious Lost City of Tibet. Van Damme portrays a 1920's street criminal whose run from the police thrusts him into a forbidding realm of gun smugglers, pirates and an ancient, underworld martial arts competition. The legendary contest, known as the Ghun-gheng, pits the world's deadliest fighters against each other in a furious winner-take-all battle. Forced to compete, Van Damme faces the ultimate test of manhood where one wrong move could cost him not only the competition, but his life.
Quick And The Dead, The 1385 1995 Action; Adventure; Western <i>Think you're quick enough?</i><br /><br /> Sharon Stone, Gene Hackman and director Sam Raimi reinvent the American Western in this wild, sexy shoot-out studded with action, suspense, and offbeat humor.
Rambo III 415 1988 War <i>The Most Explosive Blast In The Action-Packed Trilogy</i><br><br> When Col. Sam Trautman (Richard Crenna) is captured during a top-secret mission in Afghanistan, Rambo erupts into a one-man firestorm to rescue his former commanding officer and decimate the enemy. this intense, heart-pounding adventure boasts unrelenting action and suspense from start to finish.<br>
Ravenous 1409 1999 Comedy; Horror; Thriller; Western <i>Survival is the only option!</i><br /><br /> It’s a recipe for nonstop action and excitement when the inhabitants of an isolated military outpost go up against a marauding band of cannibals in a deadly struggle for survival!<br> Guy Pearce (L.A. confidential), Robert Carlyle (Trainspotting) and David Arquette (Scream) must fight brutal elements of the Sierra Nevada wilderness – as well as their own murderous instincts – in the year’s most thrilling adventure, filled with “over-the-top energy, gore and style!” (Los Angeles Weekly)
Red Heat 353 1988 Action <i>Moscow's toughest detective. Chicago's craziest cop. There's only one thing worse than making them mad...<BR> Making them partners</i><br><br> Red Heat, the sizzling theatrical blockbuster smash, is the first American movie ever to film in Russia's famed Red Square. Arnold Schwarzenegger is Captain Ivan Danko, a highly disciplined Russian detective. James Belushi is Detective Art Ridzik, a fearless but undisciplined cop. They're a pair of mismatched cops hot on the trail of Russia's deadliest drug smuggler throughout the mean streets of Chicago. A nonstop action-adventure packed with humor and thrills…with this much friction, there's gotta be heat…Red Heat.
Red Planet (2) 1401 2000 Action; Sci-Fi; Thriller <b>VERSION 1</b><br />Red.Planet.Version1.608x256.DivX3<br /><b>VERSION 2</b><br />Red.Planet.Version2.720x302.XviD<br /> <i>They Didn't Find Life On Mars. It Found Them.</i><br /><br /> In the mid-21st century, the nations of a dying Earth look starward for a solution and set out to colonize Mars. But something no one could have expected awaits. Houston, we have big trouble.<br><br> Val Kilmer, Carrie-Anne Moss and Tom Sizemore star in this taut adventure about humankind's first mission to the mysterious Red Planet. Also on the mission is the multifunctional robo-assistant AMEE. In one mode, she's as loyal as a puppy. But a malfunction has locked her into a far different mode. She's become a killing machine bent on destroying the crew. Yet that's not the end of the expedition's perils. Because Mars may be barren, but it's not uninhabited.
Reign Of Fire 1413 2002 Action; Fantasy; Thriller <i>"Loads of Fun!" - The New York Times</i><br /><br /> Matthew McConaughey (<I>U-571</I>) and Christian Bale (<I>Shaft</I>) star in an explosive action-adventure with bone-chilling special effects that will have you glued to your seat!<Br><br> When a London tunneling project uncovers an unearthly fire-breathing beast from centuries of slumber, all hell breaks loose. Twelve-year old Quinn (Bale) sees his mother, one of the workers, die trying to escape this new terror. Twenty years later as a "fire chief," he tries to keep a group of refugees alive with fierce dragons dominating the air, burning the land, and shows up with a ragtag group of slayers on a perilous crusade to hunt down and destroy the beasts. Tempers flare when there is a struggle for leadership- until both men realize only one species is getting out of this alive.
Renegade 712 2004 Action; Adventure; Western In the 1870's, U.S Marshal Mike S. Blueberry tries to stop Wally Blount, the man who killed his girlfriend...
Repo Man 635 1984 Comedy; Sci-Fi; Action <i>It's 4 A.M., do you know where your car is?</i><br /><br /> The explosive, action-packed cult classic returns in this all-new special edition. Emilio Estevez and Harry Dean Stanton star as "repo men" who get caught up in a series of bizarre adventures involving G-men, a nuclear scientist, UFO cultists and revolutionaries. Put your set belt on and enjoy the wild ride in this groundbreaking, punk-rock, sci-fi black comedy with all-new bonus materials!
Resident Evil 2 Apocalypse 781 2004 Action; Adventure; Horror After narrowly escaping the horrors of the underground Hive facility, Alice (Milla Jovovich) is quickly thrust back into a war raging above ground between the living and the Undead. As the city is locked down under quarantine, Alice joins a small band of elite soldiers, led by Valentine (Sienna Guillory, <i>Love Actually</i>) and Carlos (Oded Fehr, <i>The Mummy Returns</i>) enlisted to rescue the missing daughter of Dr. Ashford, the creator of the mutating T-virus. It's a heart-pounding race against time as the group faces off against hordes of blood-thirsty zombies, stealthy Lickers, mutant canines and the most sinister foe yet.<br><br> Written and produced by the visionary director of <i>Resident Evil</i>, Paul W.S. Andersons (<i>Alien vs. Predator</i> and director by Alexander Witt, <i>Resident Evil: Apocalypse</i> is a superior sci-fi suspense sequel.
Right Stuff, The 681 1983 Adventure; Drama <i>How the Future Began.</i><br><br> Epic and glorious were America's dreams to master the sky and journey into space. Also epic and glorious is this landmark movie about one adventurous test pilot, seven brave astronauts and the colorful era that forged their heroism. The Right Stuff Chronicles the story of the pioneering Mercury astronauts: the first Americans to ride a primitive spacecraft solo into a mew frontier. Preceding them in the history books was the legendary Chuck Yeager, who far removed from the awesome media spotlight that would focus on the "spacemen" a decade later, became the first man to break the sound barrier piloting the fabled X-1.
Road Trip (Unrated) 511 2000 Comedy <i>The Version You Couldn't See In Theatres</i><br /><br /> Get ready for no-holds-barred -- or is that <I>bared</I>? -- hilarity in the uncensored version of the outrageous <b>Road Trip</b> <I>Entertainment Weekly</I> calls, "this year's <I>Something About Mary</I>." Now you can see what they didn't dare show in the theaters!<br><br> When an extra hot video of Josh (Breckin Meyer) getting freaky with the luscious Beth (Amy Smart) is accidentally mailed to his girlfriend, he has three days to get to Texas before the tape does!<br><br> Join crazy MTV comedian Tom Green, four guys, one snake and a bevy of nubile babes in a hilarious adventure of insane proportions that <I>The Washington Post</I> (Desson Howe) howls is "pretty #@%*@# funny!" Featuring the year's hottest soundtrack including Kid Rock, Run DMC and Buckcherry.
Robin Hood 576 1991 Action; Adventure; Drama; Romance <i>"A whopping good yarn. A marvelously stirring ride." -David Ansen, Newsweek</i><br /><br /> Academy Award winner Kevin Costner triumphs as the legendary Sherwood Forest outlaw leader in this epic adventure bringing a 12th-century medieval world to spectacular screen life. Enhancing the sheer fun of this audience rouser are 12 added minutes of footage not seen in theatres, especially more of the juicy malevolence and sinister background of Robin Hood's archenemy, the Sheriff of Nottingham (Alan Rickman). Morgan Freeman, Christian Slater and Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio also star in this lavish production lensed in Britain and France, where historic structures, majestic forests and vividly realistic recreations of Olde England combine to create a world at once ancient and ageless.
Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves 434 1991 Action; Adventure; Drama; History; Romance When Robin and his Moorish companion come to England and the tyranny of the Sheriff of Nottingham, he decides to fight back as an outlaw.
Robots 1046 2005 Animation <i>"Fun and Imaginative!" -- New York Daily News</i><br><br> Fasten your seat bolts and gear up for a hilarious, heartwarming comedy that's "Fun for the whole family!" (Clay Smith, <i>Access Hollywood</i>)<br><br> With the help of his misfit mechanical friends, a small town robot named Rodney embarks on the adventure of a lifetime as he heads for the big city to pursue his dreams - and ultimately proves that anyone can shine no matter what they're made of.<br><br> Featuring an all-star voice cast (<b>Ewan McGregor</b>, <b>Halle Berry</b>, <b>Greg Kinnear</b>, <b>Mel Brooks</b>, <b>Amanda Bynes</b>, <b>Drew Carey</b>, and <b>Robin Williams</b>) and a groundbreaking visual style that pushes the boundaries of animated filmmaking. <i>Robots</i> is a dazzling, fun-filled feast for the eyes and a riveting good time for all ages!
Rock Star 589 2001 Comedy; Drama; Music <i>The Story Of A Wanna Be Who Got To Be.</i><br /><br /> By day Chris Cole repairs photocopiers. By night he takes the stage as frontman for a tribute band emulating Steel Dragon, the world's hottest heavy-metal band. Then, suddenly, opportunity rocks: Chris is tapped to become Steel Dragon's new lead singer. Just like that, he goes from small-town nobody to megastar. Just like that, he and his manager/ girlfriend Emily enter a world crazier than either imagined.<Br><br> Mark Wahlberg and Jennifer Aniston headline and Stephen Herek (<I>Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure</I>) directs this knowing, chord crunching, hair-whipping look at 80's arena rock and the price of fame. Filled with the style, strut and feel of an era, <I>Rock Star</I> gets it right. Long may it shine.
Rocky III 232 1982 Drama; Sport <i>"Winner and still champion!" -Time</i><br><br> Rocky battles his most powerful adversary yet-the ferocious Clubber Lang (Mr. T)-in this hard-hitting actioner that comes out swinging with adventure, humor and emotionally charged human drama. For what may be the most exciting and fast-paced film in the series, Sylvester Stallone writes, directs and stars with explosive passion and intensity. <BR><BR> As Rocky Balboa (Stallone) fights his way into the hearts of millions, life couldn't be better. He scores ten consecutive wins, lands lucrative endorsement contracts, and becomes famous throughout the world. But when Clubber Lang K.O's Rocky in a humiliating defeat, it becomes apparent that the"Italian Stallion" has lost his edge. Considering hanging up his gloves, Rocky receives encouragement from an unlikely ally: his old nemesis, Apollo Creed (Carl Weathers). With Creed's help, Rocky strives to regain the "eye of the tiger" before confronting Lang in a grueling rematch for the world heavyweight championship.
Romancing The Stone 211 1984 Action; Romance Michael Douglas and Kathleen Turner have the adventure of their lives in this hugely successful romantic caper co-starring Danny Devito. When her sister is kidnapped by thugs searching for a priceless jewel in the Colombian jungle, a romance novelist soon finds her own life filled with cliffhangers and danger.<br><br> All alone, she sets out to rescue her sister and meets up with a handsome fortune seeker who convinces her to beat the bandits to the treasure.
Rush Hour 2 453 2001 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Crime; Thriller Carter and Lee head to Hong Kong for vacation, but become embroiled in a counterfeit money scam.
RV (Widescreen) 1279 2006 Adventure; Comedy; Family <i>"RV is spectacularly hilarious." -Earl Dittman, Wireless Magazine</i><br /><br /> In Columbia Pictures' family adventure-comedy <i>RV</i> an overworked executive, Bob Munro (Robin Williams), persuades his wife and children to give up their Hawaiian vacation for some 'family bonding' on a cross-country RV trip. But it's all a ruse. Bob has other, more career-oriented reasons on his mind than sending quality time with his family in the Rocky Mountains. Through a series if misadventures, including constant run-ins with an overly friendly troupe of full-time RV'ers, Bob inadvertently learns the true meaning of family.
Sahara 728 2005 Action; Adventure; Comedy Scouring the ocean depths for treasure-laden shipwrecks is business as usual for a thrill-seeking underwater adventurer (Matthew McConaughey) and his wisecracking buddy (Steve Zahn). But when these two cross paths with a beautiful doctor (Penelope Cruz), they find themselves on the ultimate treasure hunt. Soon the three are in for the ride of their lives as they cross the blistering North African terrain, pitting their skills against ruthless enemies bent on world destruction.<Br><Br>
Saint, The 555 1997 Action; Adventure; Romance <i>Never reveal your name. Never turn your back. Never surrender your heart.</i><br /><br /> Val Kilmer plays suave espionage hero Simon Templar--aka The Saint--and Elisabeth Shue costars in this atmospheric mix of bold adventure and grand romance. An array of sophisticated gadgetry is at Templar's command as he plunges into a cloak-and-dagger netherworld of move and countermove. Cool, too, is Templar's knack for coming up with the right disguise at the right time. Now you see him. Now you don't...or do you? Each close-call escape is a breathless miracle--and no one knows miracles better than a saint.
San wa (The Myth) 1039 2005 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Drama; Fantasy
Saturn 3 636 1979 Adventure; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>Trapped between unnatural love and inhuman desire</i><br /><br /> From director Stanley Donen (Seven Brides For Seven Brothers, Blame It On Rio) with music by Elmer Bernstein comes this classic sci-fi thriller starring Farrah Fawcett, Kirk Douglas and Harvey Keitel.<br> Adam (Douglas) and Alex (Fawcett) are scientists seeking new forms of food deep beneath the surface of Saturn’s moon Titan. Their laboratory is a space-age Eden and their life is idyllic until the arrival of Captain James (Keitel), a murderous psychopath, and his “helper” robot Hector. As Saturn goes into eclipse and cuts the station off from the rest of the universe, Captain James and Hector terrorize Adam and Alex. When the homicidal robot turns on its creator, James is torn apart trying to disassemble it and the scientists are forced to battle it out for themselves. With hector plugged into the station’s control system, Adam and Alex must attempt to destroy everything they have built in order to save themselves.
Scorpion King, The 329 2002 Action; Adventure; Horror <i>Warrior. Legend. King.</i><br><br> Adventure rules! As the spectacular <I>Mummy</I> series explodes into a new realm of breathtaking, non-stop action in <I>The Scorpion King</I>! Unleashing WWE superstar The Rock as the most feared warrior of the ancient world, <I>The Scorpion King</I> plunges you into a sweeping tale filled with stunning fight sequences, awe-inspiring battles and pulse-pounding hand-to-hand thrills. It's the ultimate special effects-powered epic and the must-see-and-see again adventure of the year!
Serenity 1023 2005 Sci-Fi <i>Experience The Ultimate Action Adventure</i><br><br> A passenger with a deadly secret. Six rebels on the run. An assassin in pursuit. When the renegade crew of Serenity agrees to hide a fugitive on their ship, they find themselves in an action-packed battle between the relentless military might of a totalitarian regime who will destroy anything - or anyone - to get the girl back and the bloodthirsty creatures who roam the uncharted areas of space. But, the greatest danger of all may be on their ship. From the mind of Joss Whedon (TV's <i>Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel</i>) comes a new edge-of-your-seat adventure loaded with explosive battles, gripping special effects and fantastic new worlds!
Seven Years In Tibet 254 1997 Adventure; Drama <i>Seven Years In Tibet</i> is an extraordinary adventure based on the true story of an Austrian prisoner of war who is befriended by Tibet's Dalai Lama on the eve of Communist invasion.
Shadow, The (Universal) 640 1994 Action; Adventure <i>Who knows what evil lurks in the hearts of men?</i><br /><br /> Alec Baldwin stars with Penelope Ann Miller as the legendary crime-fighting superhero in "The wittiest action-adventure since Indiana Jones!" Donning his sweeping black cape and disguise, The Shadow takes on his most dangerous nemesis yet" the last descendant of the great Genghis Khan whose weapon of choice is an atomic bomb. With the fate of humanity hanging in the balance, they square off for a spectacular battle in a dazzling mixture of mind-blowing special effects, humor and a dose of the macaber that will hold you spellbound!
Shaggy Dog, The 1252 2006 Comedy; Family; Fantasy Comedian Tim Allen unleashes all the outrageous fun in this doggone hilarious update of Disney's comedy classic! The adventures begin when workaholic Dave Douglas (Allen) is accidentally transformed into a lovable dog. Now as Dave digs to uncover the mystery, this overworked dad wants nothing more than to stop fetching ... and get back to fathering. But before he does, he's about to discover that being man's best friend gives him a curious insight into what it takes to be a great dad! The tail-wagging fun continues with bonus features to howl about including bone-tickling bloopers, deleted scenes, and a special bark-along bone-us feature dogs will love!
Shanghai Knights 451 2003 Action; Adventure; Comedy When a Chinese rebel murders Chon's estranged father and escapes to England, Chon and Roy make their way to London with revenge on their minds.
Shanghai Noon 450 2000 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Western Jackie Chan plays a Chinese man who travels to the Wild West to rescue a kidnapped princess. After teaming up with a train robber, the unlikely duo takes on a Chinese traitor and his corrupt boss.
Sheena 570 1984 Adventure <i>Part Animal. Part Legend. All Woman.</i><br /><br /> Journey to deepest, darkest Africa for thrills, romance and high adventure! Starring Tanya Roberts, <I>Sheena</I> brings to life the legendary "queen of the jungle" in a spectacular epic shot entirely in Kenya. Orphaned in Zambouli territory, the blond Sheena (Roberts) is raised by a noble tribe and taught to communicate telepathically with all creatures. She gets a firsthand lesson in love from Vic Casey (Ted Wass), a wisecracking TV journalist. In Africa for a story on a royal football player, Prince Otwani (Trevor Thomas), Vic soon finds himself embroiled in a web of political intrigue. And when the evil prince decides to invade the Zamboulis' land, it is up to Sheena to rescue Vic and save her idyllic kingdom!
Shrek 529 2001 Animation; Comedy <i>"Smart and Hilarious." -- David Ansen, Newsweek</i><br /><br /> The party continues...More <i>Shrek</i> than ever before! <BR><BR> You've never met a hero quite like Shrek, the endearing ogre who sparked a motion picture phenomenon and captured the world's imagination with the Greatest Fairy Tale Never Told! The critics are calling <I>Shrek</I> "not just a brilliant animated feature, but a superb film on any level" (Larry King, <I>USA Today</I>).<br><br> Relive every moment of Shrek's (Mike Myers) daring quest to rescue feisty Princess Fiona (Cameron Diaz) with the help of his loveable loudmouthed Donkey (Eddie Murphy) and win back the deed to his beloved swamp from scheming Lord Farquaad (John Lithgow). Enchantingly irreverent and "monstrously clever" (Leah Rozen, <I>People Magazine</I>), <I>Shrek</I> is ogre-sized adventure you'll want to see again and again!
Shrek 2 530 2004 Animation; Comedy Everyone's favorite larger-than-life hero returns in <i>Shrek 2</i>, the #1 comedy of all time hailed by critics and audiences alike as even better than its Oscar winning predecessor! <i>USA Today</i> proclaims "there are so many jokes and jests, not even a jelly-bellied ogre could consume them all in one sitting." <bR><bR> Happily ever after never seemed so far, far away when a trip to meet the in-laws turns into another hilariously twisted adventure for Shrek and Fiona. With the help of his faithful steed Donkey, Shrek takes on a potion-brewing Fairy Godmother, the pompous Prince Charming, and the famed ogre-killer, Puss in Boots, a ferocious feline foe who's really just a pussycat at heart!
Sideways (Widescreen) 748 2004 Adventure; Comedy; Drama A wine-tasting road trip through California's famed Central Coast takes an unexpected detour as Miles (Paul Giamatti) and Jack (Thomas Haden Church) hit the gas en route to their mid-life crises. The comically mismatched pair soon find themselves drowning in wine, women...and laughter!
Sky Captain And The World Of Tomorrow 751 2004 Action; Adventure; Mystery; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>The World Will Tremble</i><br><br> If the world is in trouble and there's no one else to turn to, it's Sky Captain to the rescue!<br><br> When mysterious giant robots begin attacking the streets of New York City, intrepid reporter Polly Perkins (Academy Award-winner Gwyneth Paltrow) is on the story and enlists the aid of ace aviator and old flame Joseph "Sky Captain" Sullivan (Academy nominee Jude Law). Their mission is to find out who's behind these killing machines and stop a plot to destroy the world before it's too late.<br><br> Co-starring Academy Award-winner Angelina Jolie as the ravishing Captain Franky Cook and Giovanni Ribisi as the technical genius Dex, <i>Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow</i> features innovative state of the art special effects that will thrill and amaze you right through to the action-packed finale.
Sky High 1047 2005 Action; Adventure; Family <i>"A Super Power Family Hit!" -- Greg Russell, WB, Detroit</i><br><br> A super adventure of heroic proportions, this crowd-pleasing hit from Walt Disney Pictures stars Hollywood favorites <b>Kurt Russell</b> and <b>Kelly Preston</b>! The son of legendary heroes Commander (Russell) and Jetsream (Preston), young Will Stronghold carries huge expectations as he enters a high-tech high school known for molding the heroes of tomorrow. With no apparent superpowers of his own, however, Will seems destined to grow up a mere sidekick. But as he discovers his true strengths he'll also learn that it takes loyalty and teamwork to truly become a hero!
Snow Walker, The 711 2003 Adventure; Drama <i>Their Fight For Survival Formed An Unbreakable Bond.</i><br><br> When the plane carrying Charlie Halliday, a maverick bush pilot and a sick, young, Inuit woman, Kanaalaq, crashes hundreds of miles from civilization, they are at the mercy of nature's worst. While search parties try to find the downed plane Charlie decides to trek overland promising the woman that he will return with help. Despite her weakened condition, she follows Charlie and nurses him back to health when insects, cold and starvation threaten to kill him shortly after he leaves. Kanaalaq teaches him the skills he will need to survive and he comes to respect her wisdom and love her valiant spirit as they each set out into the wilderness. Each will find a startling and solitary destiny in the beautiful and stark tundra. An adventure story that will move and inspire you as it touches your heart.
Space Cowboys 378 2000 Adventure; Sci-Fi They trained body and mind for America's leap into space. When the moment came, the brash flyboys of Team Daedalus were replaced. Now, 40 years later, another moment has come. And this time, it's all theirs.<br><br> Directing for the 22nd time and starring for the 42nd, Clint Eastwood leads a stellar cast into orbit in this exhilarating high-tech adventure. Tommy Lee Jones, Donald Sutherland and James Garner join him as old-school test pilots whose grasp of outdated technology makes them the only ones able to repair a primitive, deorbiting Russian satellite that imperils Earth. Strap in for "some of the rightest stuff around" (<I>The Wall Street Journal</I>). With an irresistible payload of heart, humor and heroics, <I>Space Cowboys</I> is all-systems-go.
Spider-Man 860 2002 Action; Adventure; Fantasy <i>Includes an exclusive "Sneak Peek" at Spider-man 2</i><br><br> The classic comic comes to the big screen in this 2002 hit! Tobey Maguire stars as Peter Parker, the nerdy teenager who becomes a superhero after being bit by a genetically altered spider. Kirsten Dunst, Academy Award nominee Willem Dafoe and James Franco co-star in this comic-book adventure.
Stand By Me 1359 1986 Adventure; Drama In a small woodsy Oregon town, a group of friends -- sensitive Gordie (Wil Wheaton), tough-guy Chris (River Phoenix), flamboyant Teddy (Corey Feldman), and scaredy-cat Vern (Jerry O'Connell) -- are in search of a missing teenager's body. Wanting to be heroes in each others' and their hometown's eyes, they set out on an unforgettable two-day trek that turns into an odyssey of self-discovery. They sneak smokes, tell tall tales, cuss 'cause it's cool, and band together when the going gets tough. When they encounter the town's knife-wielding hoods who are also after the body, the boys discover a strength they never knew they had. <I>Stand By Me</I> is a rare and special film about friendship and the indelible experiences of growing up. Filled with humor and suspense, it is based on the novella <I>The Body</I> by Stephen King.
Star Trek Enterprise - The Complete First Season 923 2001 Sci-Fi Fans of the <i>Star Trek</i> franchise can finally own <i>Enterprise</i> and enjoy the adventures of Captain Jonathan Archer (Scott Bakula) and his courageous crew of galactic pioneers. Loaded with special features, this is the definitive release that <i>Star Trek</i> fans have been waiting for!
Star Trek IV 165 1986 Sci-Fi Please be advised. This title has been placed on moratorium and will no longer be available once stock is sold out.. This edition has been replaced with a new version and that version can be found elsewhere on the site William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy and the rest of the U.S.S. Enterprise crew take to the skies in one of the most acclaimed and intriguing Star Trek adventures ever.<br><br> It's the 23rd century and a mysterious alien power is threatening Earth by evaporating the oceans and destroying the atmosphere. In a frantic attempt to save mankind, Kirk and his crew must time travel back to 1986 San Francisco where they find a world of punk, pizza and exact-change buses that are as alien as anything they've ever encountered in the far reaches of the galaxy. A thrilling, action-packed mission for the Starship Enterprise!
Star Trek V 166 1989 Sci-Fi It's Stardate 845.130 and vacationing Captain Kirk faces two challenges: climbing Yosemite's El Captain and teaching campfire songs to Spock. But vacations are cut short when a renegade Vulcan hijacks the Enterprise, and pilots it on a journey to uncover the universe's innermost secrets.<br> The Star Trek stars are back for one of their most astonishing voyages ever, with all the fun and excitement fans have come to love. So buckle up for a thrilling leap into the unknown that's "as much a spiritual odyssey as a space adventure, and it's all the richer for it"
Star Trek VI 167 1991 Sci-Fi The Enterprise leads a battle for peace in the most spectacular Star Trek® adventure ever! After years at war, the Federation and the Klingon empire prepare for a peace summit. But the prospect of intergalactic glasnost with sworn enemies is an alarming one to Captain Kirk (William Shatner). "They're animals!" he warns. When a Klingon ship is attacked and the Enterprise is held accountable, the dogs of war are unleashed again, as both worlds brace for what may be their final, deadly encounter. Directed by Nicholas Meyer (Star Trek II: The Wrath Of Khan), this topical action-adventure soars with warp-speed excitement that's "impossible to resist" (James Verniere, Boston Herald). Costarring Christopher Plummer.
Star Trek X 171 2002 Sci-Fi <i>A Generation's Final Journey Begins...</i><br><br> Set a course for a galaxy of unparalleled action and adventure as Captain Jean-Luc Picard (Patrick Stewart) and his Starship crew battle a chilling new adversary...that just happens to hold a shocking link to Picard! <BR><BR> In the wake of a joyful wedding between Riker (Jonathan Frakes) and Troi (Marina Sirtis), Picard receives another reason to celebrate: the Romulans want peace and the captain will be the Federation's emissary. But as the Enterprise heads toward the Romulan Empire, a brilliant villain awaits-harboring a diabolical plan of destruction and an unimaginable secret that will give Picard his most fearsome challenge. <BR><BR> Costarring Brent Spiner, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn, Gates McFadden and introducing Tom Hardy as Picard's deadly foe. <i>Star Trek Nemesis</i> is "exciting! Inventive twist-plus the unexpected shoot sparks of surprise throughout the picture." (Gene Shalit, <i>Today</i>) sis.
Starman 1415 1984 Adventure; Drama; Romance; Sci-Fi When his spacecraft is shot down over Wisconsin, Starman (Bridges) arrives at the remote cabin of a distraught young widow, Jenny Hayden (Karen Allen), and clones the form of her dead husband. The alien convinces Jenny to drive him to Arizona, explaining that if he isn't picked up by his mothership in three days, he'll die. Hot on their trail are government agents, intent on capturing the alien, dead or alive. En route, Starman demonstrates the power of universal love, while Jenny rediscovers her human feelings for passion.
Strange Brew 584 1983 Comedy <i>The McKenzie brothers beer up under misfortune.</i><br /><br /> What matters most in life, eh? Hockey, donuts and beer? A slab of back bacon? And did we mention beer?<br><br> At least, that's what matters most to Doug (Dave Thomas) and Bob McKenzie (Rick Moranis) when they bring the goofy lunacy of SCTV's <I>The Great White North</I> to the great wide movie indoors. (Co-writing <I>and</I> directing as well as starring. Whew!) <I>Strange</I>, it is. And <I>Brew</I>, it is, what with our ski-capped hoser heroes upending the mind-controlling scheme of a diabolical brewmeister (Max von Sydow). Beauty, eh!
Superman 204 1978 Action; Adventure Soaring even higher in a state-of-the-art digital transfer from restored elements and with dynamically remixed digital audio, the Academy Award®-winning adventure also now includes eight minutes integrated into the film by director Richard Donner. Enjoy more footage of the Krypton Council, a glimpse of stars of prior <I>Superman</I> incarnations, more of Jor-El underscoring his son's purpose on Earth and an extended sequence inside Lex Luthor's gauntlet of doom. Christopher Reeve (Superman/Clark Kent), Marlon Brando (Jor- El), Gene Hackman (Luthor) and Margot Kidder (Lois Lane) give indelible performances that fuel the film's aura of legend. Looks like a swell night for flying. Why not come along?
Superman II 205 1980 Action; Adventure This continuation of the adventures of the Man of Steel (Christopher Reeve) takes up where the original left off, showing spectacular new tricks to surpass it! "I thought the original <I>Superman</I> was terrific entertainment," Roger Ebert wrote, "and so I was a little startled to discover that I liked <I>Superman II</I> even more."<br><br> Three fugitive super-powered Kryptonian do-badders (Terence Stamp, Sarah Douglas and Jack O'Halloran) plan to enslave the Earth -- just when Superman decides to show a more romantic side to Lois Lane (Margot Kidder). The timing is off for the son of Jor-El, but it's ideal for a special-effects fan's dream come true as Metropolis comes under siege. Gene Hackman (as Lex Luthor) also returns from the first film and with a top supporting cast, witty Richard Lester direction and visuals that astound and delight, this comic book-come-to-life has become an enduring all-family wow!
Superman III 206 1983 Action; Adventure After <I>Superman: The Movie</I>'s epic storytelling and <I>Superman II</I>'s awesome battles, how could the first two hits be topped? In <I>Superman III</I>, meet Gus Gorman (Richard Pryor), a half-witted computer programming natural. For him a keyboard is a weapon and Superman faces the microelectronic menace of his life. Christopher Reeve reprises his most beloved role, deepening his character's human side as Clark Kent reunites with an old flame (Annette O'Toole) at a Smallville High class reunion. And when Superman becomes his own worst enemy after Kryptonite exposure, Reeve pulls off both roles with dazzling conviction. Incredible visual effects abound - but above all it has heart, heroism and high-flying humor. All in superabundance, of course.
Superman IV 207 1987 Action; Adventure Christopher Reeve not only dons the hero's cape for the fourth time in <I>Superman IV: The Quest For Peace</I> but also helped develop the film's provocative theme: nuclear disarmament. "For me, it's the most personal of the entire series," Reeve says. "It directly reflects what Superman should be, and should be doing." Superman does a lot this time around. To make the world safe for nuclear arms merchants, archvillain Lex Luthor (Gene Hackman) creates a new being to challenge the Man of Steel: the radiation-charged Nuclear Man (Mark Pillow). The two foes clash in an explosive extravaganza that sees Superman save the Statue of Liberty, plug a volcanic eruption of Mount Etna and rebuild the demolished Great Wall of China. Your quest for superheroic excitement is over!
Survival Island (a.k.a. "Three") 1254 2006 Action; Adventure; Mystery; Romance; Thriller <i>Three Arrive. One Survives.</i><br /><br /> Wealthy businessman Jack Matson (Billy Zane) and his beautiful wife Jennifer (Kelly Brook) are on a vacation in the Caribbean. Their vacation is cut short, however, when handsome Latin boatman Manuel (Juan Pablo Di Pac) accidentally causes the yacht to sink. Washed ashore on a remote island and left for dead, Jack and Jennifer find that they must fend for themselves if they are to survive. But when they find that they are not the only survivors on the island, a primal and erotic tale of survival and jealousy ensues when Manuel appears and develops an attraction to Jennifer. As life becomes more and more competitive-and dangerous-on the island, Jennifer must decide to follow her heart or her instincts if she is to survive.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III 565 1992 Action; Comedy America's most awesome amphibians are back and this time they're history in this motion picture adventure. When a magic scepter accidentally transports April back through time to 17th Century Japan, the boys takeoff in hot pursuit, cowabungling their way right out of the sewers right into Samurai-O-Rama! Now they must battle the evil Lord Norinaga to reclaim the magic scepter that will bring them back below the subways of New York City. So join the heroes on the half-shell in a totally turtle-rific trip through time the entire family will love.
Ten Commandments, The 346 1956 Adventure; Drama; History <i>2-Disc Set</i><br><br> For sheer pageantry and spectacle, few motion pictures can claim to equal the splendor of Cecil B. DeMille's 1956 remake of his epic "The Ten Commandment." Filmed in Egypt and the Sinai with one of the biggest sets ever constructed, this version tells the story of the life of Moses, once favored in the Pharaoh's household, who turned his back on a privileged life to lead his people to freedom. Digitally restored to the original VistaVision splendor, with a new Dolby Digital track made from the original sound elements.
Terminator, The 416 1984 Action; Sci-Fi In this "blazing, cinematic comic book" (<I>Variety</I>), Arnold Schwarzenegger is "perfectly cast" (<I>Los Angeles Times</I>) as the fiercest and most relentless killing machine ever to threaten the survival of mankind! From the Oscar® winning director of <I>Titanic</I>, this "fast-paced, cleverly conceived, rip-roaring action adventure" (<I>Boxoffice</I>) fires an arsenal of thrills, intriguing plot twists and heart-stopping suspense that "never lets up for a minute" (Leonard Maltin)!<Br><Br> In 2029, giant super-computers dominate the planet, hell-bent on exterminating the human race! And to destroy man's future by changing the past, they send an indestructible cyborg - a Terminator - back in time to kill Sarah Connor (Linda Hamilton), the woman whose unborn son will become mankind's only hope. But can Sarah protect herself from this unstoppable menace to save the life of her unborn child? Or will the human race be extinguished by "one mean hunk of mutant metal" (<I>L.A. Herald-Examiner</I>)?
The 13th Warrior 34 1999 Action; Adventure; Fantasy <i>An Ordinary Man…An Extraordinary Journey!</i><br><br> Antonio Banderas (The Mask of Zorro) brings huge star power to an immensely thrilling action-adventure from the hit-making director of <I>Die Hard and The Thomas Crown Affair!</I> An exiled ambassador far from his homeland, Ahmed (Banderas) comes across a fierce band of warriors who are being attacked by ferocious creatures legendary for devouring all living things in their path! And when an old fortune-teller warns the combatants that they are doomed to failure without a 13th Warrior, Ahmed is given no choice but to join their battle and help conquer the mysterious enemy! Suspenseful and endlessly exciting, this exhilarating hit is sure to thrill anyone who enjoys action on an epic scale!
The Edge 199 1997 Action; Adventure A plane crash in the freezing Alaskan wilderness pits intellectual billionaire Charles Morse against self satisfied fashion photographer Robert Green in a brutal struggle for survival. Each soon discovers that the greatest danger resides not in nature, but from human fear, treachery, and quite possible, murder. This "nerve-racking adventure" filled with non-stop action and "gripping suspense" is a harrowing tale from one of America's leading screenwriters, David Mamet.
The Stand 431 1994 Adventure; Drama; Fantasy; Horror; Sci-Fi After the world is decimated by a man-made plague, a battle of literally Biblical proportions ensues between the survivors.
Thomas Crown Affair, The 70 1999 Crime <i>How do you get the man who has everything?</i><br><br> <B>"Pierce Brosnan and Rene Russo catch fire" (USA Today) in this sizzling, suspense-filled thriller from the director of <I>Die Hard and The Hunt For Red October</I>.</B><br><br> Thrill-seeking billionaire Thomas Crown <B>(Brosnan) </B>loves nothing more than courting disaster - and winning! So when his world becomes too stiflingly "safe," he pulls off his boldest stunt ever: stealing a priceless painting - in broad daylight - from one of Manhattan's most heavily-guarded museums. But his post-heist excitement soon pales beside an even greater challenge: Catherine Banning <B>(Russo).</B> A beautiful insurance investigator hired to retrieve the artwork, Catherine's every bit as intelligent, cunning and hungry for adventure as he is. And just when Thomas realizes he's finally met his match, she skillfully leads him into a daring game of cat and mouse that's more intoxicating - and dangerous - than anything either of them has ever experienced before!
Three Kings 14 1999 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Drama; War Absurdly comic, highly kinetic, at times shockingly emotional, <I>Three Kings</I> begins when the Gulf War is over. Amid the partying and confusion, four American soldiers (George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, Ice Cube and Spike Jonze), determined to take home more than sand fleas, go off into the Iraqi desert to find millions in stolen Kuwaiti bullion. They are plunged into the heart of a democratic uprising that spins the day and their lives out of control. David O. Russell's unique tapestry of humor, violence and history makes <I>Three Kings</I> "one of the best movies of the year." (Roger Ebert, <I>Chicago Sun-Times</I>)
Time Bandits 363 1981 Adventure; Sci-Fi In Terry Gilliam's fantastic voyage through time and space, a young boy named Kevin (Craig Warnock) escapes his gadget-obsessed parents to join a band of time-traveling dwarves. Armed with a map stolen from the Supreme Being (Ralph Richardson), they plunder treasure from Napoleon (Ian Holm) and Agamemnon (Sean Connery)--but the Evil Genius (David Warner) is watching their every move! Featuring a darkly playful script by Gilliam and costar Michael Palin, Time Bandits is all at once giddy fairy tale, revisionist history lesson, and satire in technology gone awry.
Time Machine, The 48 2002 Action; Adventure; Sci-Fi <i>"An action-packed, mind-blowing time travel adventure." -ABC Radio Network</i><br><br> <I>The Time Machine</I> explodes with pulse-pounding action in a visually stunning film the critics are calling "a thrilling, heart-stopping adventure."<br><br> Desperate to alter the course of time, a visionary scientist invents a revolutionary machine that propels him 800,000 years into the future. There he discovers that humans have evolved into two groups- the hunters and the hunted. Now he must fight to save himself, and all of mankind, in a final desperate battle.<Br><br> This spectacular thrill ride of a movie stars Guy Pearce, Orlando Jones, and Academy Award winner Jeremy Irons in a remarkable film featuring "dazzling effects that will wow you."
Timecop 2 1316 2003 Action; Sci-Fi <I>Timecop 2: The Berlin Decision</I> is the action-packed time travel adventure that takes thrill seekers on a wild ride through time - from Hitler's Germany to the Wild West and beyond.<br><br> Jason Scot Lee stars as Ryan Chang, the maverick Timecop who's assigned to prevent criminals from traveling to the past and altering the future. The clock is ticking - and Ryan must track down the evil mastermind Branson Miller (Thomas Ian Griffith) who's bent on using history as the ultimate weapon. <I>Timecop 2: The Berlin Decision</I> is packed with non-stop action, special effects and thrilling martial arts sequences!
Tombstone 902 1993 Action; Drama; Western <i>Every town has a story. Tombstone has a legend.</i><br /><br /> A sizzling, star-studded cast brings to life the legendary battle to deliver justice to TOMBSTONE! Kurt Russel turns in a gripping performance as US Marshall Wyatt Earp, and Val Kilmer ignites the screen as the outrageous Doc Holiday. Together, they team up to bring law to the lawless in a notorious showdown with ruthless outlaws at the OK coral! Get ready for an explosive, action-paked adventure the Wild West would never forget!
Total Recall 618 1990 Action; Adventure; Sci-Fi; Thriller; Horror <i>Get ready for the ride of your life.</i><br /><br /> <b>Arnold Schwarzenegger</b> explodes out of the year 2084 A.D. with gut churning, white knuckle, non-stop action, as he smashes his way through a horrifyingly real fantasy world, complete with a gorgeous but deadly wife (<b>Sharon Stone</b>), and into a mind-bending, nightmarish reality of a Martian mining colony ruled over by a terrorizing dictator (Ronny Cox), who can alter reality to suit his whims. The red planet erupts with rebellious mutants, the fire of an alluring and mysterious woman (<b>Rachel Ticotin</b>) and a vicious and savage enemy. In this film, directed by <b>Paul Verhoeven</b> (<i>Robocop</i>), with special effects by Dream Quest (Academy Award® for <I>The Abyss</i>), it's total war, total action, total Schwarzenegger... <I>TOTAL RECALL.</I>
Transamerica 1113 2005 Adventure; Comedy; Drama A pre-operative male-to-female transsexual takes an unexpected journey when she learns that she fathered a son, now a teenage runaway hustling on the streets of New York.
Tremors 1311 1990 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Horror; Mystery; Sci-Fi <i>They say there's nothing new under the sun. But under the ground...</i><br /><br /> Just as Val McKee and Earl Basset decide to leave Perfection, Nevada, strange rumblings prevent their departure. With the help of a shapely seismology student, they discover their desolate town is infested with gigantic man-eating creatures that live below the ground.<br>The race is on to overcome these slimy subterraneans and find a way to higher ground.
Troy 984 2004 Action; Adventure; Drama; History; Romance; War Brad Pitt picks up a sword and brings a muscular, brooding presence to the role of Greek warrior Achilles in this spectacular retelling of <i>The Iliad</i>. Orlando Bloom and Diane Kruger play the legendary lovers who plunge the world into war, Eric Bana portrays the prince who dares to confront Achilles, and Peter O'Toole rules Troy as King Priam. Director Wolfgang Petersen recreates a long-ago world of mighty warships, clashing armies, the massive fortress city and the towering Trojan Horse. "In the tradition of <i>Braveheart</i> and <i>Gladiator, Troy</i> is epic moviemaking at its very best!" (Clay Smith, <i>Access Hollywood</i>).
True Romance 595 1993 Action; Crime; Drama; Romance; Thriller <i>Stealing, Cheating, Killing. Who said romance is dead?</i><br /><br /> Two lovers (Slater and Arquette) are thrust into a dangerous game of high-stakes negotiations and high-speed adventure. The pair come into unexpected possession of a suitcase of mob contraband. They flee to LA, where they'll sell the goods and begin a new life. But both sides of the law have other ideas.
Turn Left 1475 2006 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Drama Three hit men and a young recruit come out of hiding to do one final job that promises to be a huge payday...
Under Siege 496 1992 Action It's not a job. It's an adventure! Steven Seagal comes aboard and comes on strong in a fireball of a movie. When the USS Missouri welcomes aboard entertainers for the battleship's last voyage, the visitors throw a party. A war party. Led by a rogue CIA operative and a turncoat officer, they're killer-elite commandos out to hijack the ship's nuclear arsenal. They overpower the crew. Except on man. "I'm just a cook," that man says. But he's a cook with a recipe for action. He's ex-Navy SEAL and decorated combat operative Casey Ryback (Seagal). All hands on deck, action fans!
An Unfinished Life 1040 2005 Drama From the acclaimed director of <i>Casanova, Chocolat</i>, and the <i>Cider House Rules</i...Academy Award® winners Robert Redford (Best Director, <i>Ordinary People</i>, 1980) and Morgan Freeman (Best Supporting Actor, <i>Million Dollar Baby</i>, 2004) star in this powerful story of risk and redemption. Stoic and heartbroken, Einar Gilkyson (Redford) quietly lives in the rugged Wyoming ranchlands alongside his only trusted friend, Mitch Bradley (Freeman). Then suddenly, the woman he blames for the death of his only son arrives at his door broke, desperate, and with a granddaughter he's never known. But even as buried anger and accusations resurface, the way is opened for unexpected connection, adventure, and forgiveness. Also starring Jennifer Lopez (<i>Shall We Dance?</i>) and Josh Lucas (<i>Sweet Home Alabama, Glory Road</i>).
The Unknown 1176 2005 Action; Adventure; Drama; Horror; Thriller When a group of poachers are found dead in the deep forests of the Pacific Northwest, a mob of revenge hungry hunters pursue the beast while four high school seniors try to save it.
Van Helsing 993 2004 Action; Adventure; Fantasy; Horror; Thriller Legendary monster hunter Van Helsing (Hugh Jackman) is summoned to mysterious Transylvania on a mission that will thrust him into a sweeping battle against the forces of darkness! With non-stop action and electrifying special effects, <i>Van Helsing</i> is an adrenaline-powered motion picture event Roger Ebert calls "Spectacular."<br>
Vertical Limit 1398 2000 Action; Adventure; Thriller <i>Hold Your Breath</i><br /><br /> K2, a 28,250-foot mountain in Pakistan's Karakoram Range, is the setting for this adrenaline-pumping action-adventure. It's a race against time when a retired mountain climber (Chris O'Donnell) leads a rescue mission to save his estranged sister (Robin Tunney) and other members of her team who have become trapped on K2 after a deadly avalanche.<br><br> Martin Campbell, the celebrated directed of <I>The Mask Of Zorro</I> and <I>GoldenEye</I>, delivers high-voltage action and exhilarating suspense in a film that pits man against his own limitations and the awesome power of nature's uncontrollable elements.
Wake Of Death 749 2004 Action; Adventure <i>Revenge was all he had left.</i><br><br> Action superstar, Jean-Claude Van Damme, is back and at his hard-hitting best as Ben Archer, an ex-mob enforcer seeking revenge against a ruthless Chinese kingpin responsible for his wife's brutal murder. When Archer joins forces with his old underworld friends, an all-out war is waged against the Chinese Triad in this pulse-pounding action thriller.
War Of The Worlds 881 2005 Thriller An earth-shattering adventure that both "rivets and amazes" (Michael Wilmington, Chicago Tribune), <i>War of the Worlds</i> reunites superstar <b>Tom Cruise</b> and Academy Award®-winning director <b>Steven Spielberg</b> for one of the most awe-inspiring cinematic experiences of all time!<br><br> A contemporary retelling of H.G. Wells' classic, the sci-fi thriller reveals the extraordinary battle for the future of humankind through the eyes of one American family. Fleeing from an extraterrestrial army of killer Tripods that annihilate everything in their path, Ray Ferrier (Cruise) races to keep his family safe. <i>War of the Worlds</i> is an action packed adventure that explodes with spectacular special effects!
War Of The Worlds 1024 2005 Action; Sci-Fi; Thriller <i>"Explosive Non-Stop Action!" -- Claudia Puig, USA Today</i><br><br> An earth-shattering adventure that both "rivets and amazes" (Michael Wilmington, Chicago Tribune), <i>War of the Worlds</i> reunites superstar <b>Tom Cruise</b> and Academy Award®-winning director <b>Steven Spielberg</b> for one of the most awe-inspiring cinematic experiences of all time!<br><br> A contemporary retelling of H.G. Wells’ classic, the sci-fi thriller reveals the extraordinary battle for the future of humankind through the eyes of one American family. Fleeing from an extraterrestrial army of killer Tripods that annihilate everything in their path, Ray Ferrier (Cruise) races to keep his family safe. <i>War of the Worlds</i> is an action packed adventure that explodes with spectacular special effects!
Waterworld 342 1995 Sci-Fi <i>Beyond the horizon lies the secret to a new beginning.</i><br><br> Kevin Costner, Dennis Hopper and Jeanne Tripplehorn star in a "10-!" turbocharged action-adventure epic, unmatched in sheer excitement and heart-pounding suspense. In this futuristic thriller. Earth is covered with water and the human race struggles to survive on dilapidated boats and makeshift floating cities. Costner portrays a drifter who becomes caught up in the struggle between the evil Deacon (Hopper) and a child's secret key to a wondrous place called "Dryland." With refreshing humor, groundbreaking special effects and awe-inspiring action suspense. Waterworld sets a glorious high-water mark for imaginative, thrill-packed entertainment.
Where Eagles Dare 684 1968 Action; Adventure; War <i>Clint Eastwood Collection</i><br><br> The mission is clear. Get in. Get the general. Get out. Commandos charged with freeing a U.S. general from an Alpine fortress should also be told to trust nothing - including the search-and-rescue orders just issued.<br><br> Richard Burton and Clint Eastwood go <I>Where Eagles Dare</I> in this twisty World War II thriller written by action master Alistair MacLean (<I>The Guns of Navarone, Ice Station Zebra</I>) and directed by Brian G. Hutton (<I>Kelly's Heroes</I>). Known for fiery dramatic roles, Burton ventures into the realm of movie pyrotechnics with dynamic efficiency. And Eastwood's cool-fire presence heightens one searing action sequence after another. The film became Eastwood's then-largest hit and its studio's #1 moneymaker of the year.
Wild Wild West 542 1999 Action; Adventure; Comedy; Western If you think special government agent James West is fast with a six-shooter, wait'll he lays a quip on you! Megahit star Will Smith plays West, reuniting with <I> Men in Black</I> director Barry Sonnenfeld in an effects-loaded, shoot-from-the-lip spectacular. Kevin Kline plays fellow agent and crackerjack inventor Artemus Gordon, teamed with West on a daring assignment: Stop legless Dr. Arliss Loveless (Kenneth Branagh) and his diabolical plot for a Disunited States of America. Salma Hayek is mysterious adventuress Rita Escobar. And all manner of geared-up 1860s gadgets - from belt-buckle derringers to surprise-packed billiard balls to a walking, eight-story, steam-and-steel tarantula - help make <I>Wild Wild West</I> a <I>Wow Wow West!</I>
Willow 670 1988 Adventure; Fantasy <i>A Rollicking Fantasy-Adventure." -Leonard Maltin</i><br /><br /> From legendary filmmakers <I>George Lucas</I> and <I>Ron Howard</I> comes one of the most beloved fantasy tales of all time. This groundbreaking film features stunning special effects, dazzling action and a classic battle between good and evil.<br><br> When young Willow Ufgood (Warwick Davis) finds an abounded baby, he is suddenly thrust into an adventure filled with magic and danger. According to an ancient prophecy, the sacred child is destined to end the reign of the evil sorceress Queen Bavmorda (Jean Marsh). Now, with only a single swordsman (Val Kilmer) at his side, Willow must overcome the forces of darkness that threaten to destroy anyone who stands in the Queen's way!
Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory 237 1971 Comedy; Musical <i>Your golden ticket to imagination and adventure!</i><br><br> From the classic Roald Dahl story comes a lip-smacking delight with jolly tunes. With a golden ticket young Charlie Bucket wins a tour of the factory of wily mogul Wonka and run by his Oompa-Loompa crew. There Charlie, his Grandpa Joe and others discover a kind heart is a finer possession than a sweet tooth. Don't let the tour leave without you!
Without A Paddle 857 2004 Comedy <i>The call o the wild. The thrill of adventure. The mistake of a lifetime.</i><br><br> <b>Seth Green</b>, <b>Matthew Lillard</b> and <b>Dax Shepard</b> star in this offbeat comedy as childhood friends whose lives have drifted apart but must reunite following the sudden death of a fourth friend.<br><br> The trio finds out that he was hot on the trail of the $200,000 that vanished when real-life airplane hijacker D.B. Cooper in 1971. After discovering a map left behind, they decide to follow its course to claim the loot. They soon run into a few things that their friend hadn't planned on, including backwoods pot farmers with itchy trigger fingers, beautiful tree-living hippies and a bear with maternal instincts that know no bounds!<br><br> Also starring a hilarious <b>Burt Reynolds</b>, <i>Without A Paddle</i> proves that it's better to be down a river than up a creek.
Wizard Of Oz 483 1939 Adventure; Family; Fantasy; Musical Dorothy (<b>Judy Garland</b>) lives on a farm in Kansas until a cyclone arrives, and picks her, her house, and her dog up and deposits them in the land of Oz. Things in Oz are strange and beautiful, but Dorothy just wants to get back home. She's helped by the Good Witch of the North, but she's also in trouble with the Wicked Witch of the West, who seeks revenge for the death of the Wicked Witch of the East, for which she blames Dorothy.
Wolf Creek 1103 2005 Adventure; Crime; Horror; Thriller A chilling, factually-based, story of three road-trippers in remote Australia who are plunged into danger when they accept help from a friendly local.
The World's Fastest Indian 1141 2005 Adventure; Biography; Drama; Sport The life story of New Zealander Burt Munro, who spent years building a 1920 Indian motorcycle -- a bike which helped him set the land-speed world record at Utah's Bonneville Salt Flats in 1967.
X2 510 2003 Adventure; Sci-Fi Following a shocking attack on the President, the X-Men must stand united with their deadliest enemies to combat a menace that threatens every mutant on the planet - and possibly all of mankind.<br> Patrick Stewart, Hugh Jackman and Halle Berry lead an all-star cast in this dazzling, action-packed spectacle that is "arguably the greatest superhero movie ever!" (<i>Entertainment Weekly</i>)<br
X-Men 509 2000 Adventure; Sci-Fi <i>Includes 10 Minutes of Never-Before-Seen Footage!</i><br /><br /> Born into a world filled with prejudice are children who possess extraordinary and dangerous powers -- the result of unique genetic mutations. Cyclops unleashes bolts of energy from his eyes. Storm can manipulate the weather at will. Rogue absorbs the life force of anyone she touches. But under the tutelage of Professor Xavier (Patrick Stewart), those and other outcasts learn to harness their powers for the good of mankind. Now they must protect those who fear them as the nefarious Magneto (Ian McKellen), who believes humans and mutants can never co-exist, unveils his sinister plan for the future!<br><br> Pulsing with state-of-the-art visual effects and unforgettable characters, <i>X-Men</i> "delivers it all!" (ABC-TV).
Zathura 1178 2005 Action; Adventure; Family; Fantasy <i>A New Adventure From The World Of Jumanji</i><br /><br /> In this heart-racing science fiction adventure, <i>Zathura</i>, two squabbling brothers are propelled into deepest, darkest space while playing a mysterious game discovered in the basement of their old house. On their fantastic journey, they are joined by a stranded astronaut and must survive meteor showers, hostile lizard-like aliens, a rocket-propelled robot who runs amok and an intergalactic spaceship battle. Unless they finish the game, and reach the planet <i>Zathura</i>, they could be trapped in outer space forever.

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